Treadle Machine; Singer; 2015-3452-1

Name/Title

Treadle Machine

About this object

Donated by Mrs B Howell

A beautiful example of an early Singer treadle (sewing) machine.
A hinged wooden flap covers machine and opens out to provide a layout surface for working. Another hinged wooden piece folds back to allow the sewing machine to fold upright. The sewing machine rests on the flap. The machine is painted in a floral pattern.
There are 3 apothecary drawers each side (6 drawers in total). A wrought iron base has the "Singer" name incorporated.

Maker

Singer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Medium and Materials

Wood and metal

Technique

Carpentry

Measurements

79cm H, 46cm W, 92cm L

Collection

Howell estate

Credit Line

Mrs Belinda Howell

Object Type

Household Accessory

Object number

2015-3452-1

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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