Singer Portable Electric Sewing Machine

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1950

GUSN

GUSN-244633

Description

Portable sewing machine, pedal and cord, and carrying case, Singer model 221-1. Black enameled steel machine with painted gold decorative elements, folding work table attachment, removable tray, locking case.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sewing machines (equipment)
Machine, Sewing

Inscription

"SINGER" (Gold paint)
"The Singer Manufacturing Co." (Gold paint)
"SINGER / SEWING MOTOR / . CAT. 3-120 / 110-120 VOLTS / 0.4 AMP / 25-75 CYCLES / A.C. & D.C. / THE SINGER MFG. CO. / ELIZABETHPORT, N.J. / MADE IN U.S.A. / 678-3" (stamped)
"EASY HOUSEKEEPING SHOPS / VACUUM CLEANER & SEWING MACHINE REPAIRS / SO CENTRAL SQUARE CHELMSFORD, MA / CALL 256-1352 OR 935-2704 / 25 - / FREE HOOD (only) 2-3-89" (printed)
"SINGER / SEWING MOTOR CONTROLLER / VOLTS 95-145 / AMP. /0.7 / PART NO. 194584 / THE SINGER MFG. CO. / ELIZABETHPORT, / NEW JERSEY / SIMANCO / MADE IN U.S.A." (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

66.1
2010.17
771

Maker

The Singer Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

New Jersey

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

9 3/4 x 15 x 7 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

2010.17.1.1A-D

Places

New Jersey (United States)
Elizabeth (Union county, New Jersey)