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Sewing machine

1998.5704 (RS23904)

Description

Miniature sewing machine; rectangular wood base w/ metal machine on top; crank on side attached to wheel which is on the back of armed section; front end of arm w/ needle which rests above metal platform; orange scrolled design painted on arm.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on top of metal platform: ""PATD/ MAR. 19/ 1872""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
MACHINE, SEWING
metal
miniatures (toys)
sewing machines (equipment)
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.125 x 7.5 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5704
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23795

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