The Writing Ball is a Peculiar Vintage Typewriter

By: Armida Ascano - Published: Oct 18, 2010 • References: techeblog & gearfuse
The writing ball is an authentic piece of steampunk history. In the midst of a rise in popularity of steampunk designs, it’s difficult to find an original steampunk piece from the Victorian era.

At first glance, the vintage writing ball looks like a sci-fi villain’s world domination device; however, upon closer inspection, one can see that the writing ball is a functioning typewriter. Crafted entirely out of brass, the vintage writing ball will make a great contribution to any home as an interior piece or a writing device. Stats for Spherical Steampunk Writers Trending: Older & Chilly
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