NPWHF0237 - Toy Sewing Machine
Toy sewing machine possibly cast iron with tin foot plate. It has a cotton/bobbin holder, a very simple threading mechanism , adjustable foot and, in place of a bobbin a hook mechanism which also feeds off the hand crank used to operate the machine. A child would have been able to sew basic straight stitch using the machine. Black in colour with gold, green & red pattern on main body of machine. c.1920's.
Object ID: NPWHF0237 - Toy Sewing Machine
Object Number: 237
Date Made: 1920's
Materials: cast iron, tin
Dimension: H 17cm, W 9cm, L 17cm
Provenance: BUTCHER, Laurel