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Singer Sewing Machine

Description

Singer sewing machine in original oak cabinet, originally foot pedaled, electrified in the 1950s. Ornate oak cabinet with five drawers and cupboard for foot pedal.

Details

Maker
Singer (Manufacturer)
Date
1912
Inscriptions
"G1771334" (stamped)
"Singer Manufacturing Co." (Painted)
"SINGER" (Painted)
"PATENTED/U.S.A/MAY 1--1894/APR. 7--1896/FEB.21--1899" (stamped)
"110 VOLTS AC/DC AMPS 1.0/CHAMPION/CYCLES 25-75/MADE IN U.S.A./MODEL 24/UNIVERSAL MOTOR" (Applied)
"LEVITON/75 W 125 V." (Engraved)
"THE SINGER MANFC CO/TRADEMARK" (With company trademark.)
Location of origin
Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
Material
electric wiring
metal
oak (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Elizabeth (Union county, New Jersey)
Massachusetts (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Probably Elizabeth (Union county, New Jersey)
Descriptive terms
carpentry
electric wiring
Machine, Sewing
machining
metal
oak (wood)
sewing machines (equipment)
People and organizations
Rosen, Steven, Mr.
Singer
Dimensions
31 x 32 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.15.1
Credit Line
Gift of Steven Rosen
GUSN
174460

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