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1928 Ohtani Japanese Typewriter Serial # 5.199 1928 Ohtani Japanese Typewriter typewriter, Serial # 5.199 Maxim Suravegin's 1928 Ohtani Japanese Typewriter typewriter. 2019-12-05 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Maxim Suravegin: 1928 Ohtani Japanese Typewriter Serial # 5.199 Japanese patent no. 71276, with 2450 Japanese characters arranged on a belt band of 70 lines, each with 35 letters, numbers and symbols. The Japanese dictionary contains around 50,000 characters, so developing a typewriter proved very difficult. This machine was unsuccessful on a large scale, so this model is very rare today!

1928 Ohtani Japanese Typewriter #5.199

Status: My Collection
Created: 12-03-2019 at 06:22AM
Last Edit: 12-05-2019 at 12:00PM


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Japanese patent no. 71276, with 2450 Japanese characters arranged on a belt band of 70 lines, each with 35 letters, numbers and symbols. The Japanese dictionary contains around 50,000 characters, so developing a typewriter proved very difficult. This machine was unsuccessful on a large scale, so this model is very rare today!

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