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Sewing Machine

1970.598 (RS115442)

Description

Cast iron base with double treadle foot with initials "CW." Folding tabletop with three square facade drawers on right side. Machine mounted on top with hole in surface for belt to treadle, machine patents marked.

Details

Maker
Willcox & Gibbs (Maker)
Date
1871
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
oak (wood)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Machine, Sewing
Oak
oak (wood)
sewing machines (equipment)
Slip Cast
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 41 3/4 x 15.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.598
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64632

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