ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE SEWING MACHINES WANTING A NEW HOME

This blog shows pictures of the sewing machines and attachments that we have for sale and gives a few details about them.
Email us at jvanmep@execulink.com for more pictures and detailed information to your questions.
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Singer 201 K Treadle or Hand Crank Head -1947

Singer 201K Treadle or Hand Crank Head
One of 25,000 commissioned on October 14, 1947

Front view

 Back view - note the fancy cover plate

 Flywheel

 Lovely scrolled end plate

 Serial number - one of 25,000 machines commissioned on October 14, 1947

 Top view
 This machine is a very nice and shiny, but does have the usual pin scratches as well as a wearing of the clear coat around the needle plate and some wear of the decals on the leading edge, as seen in the above photo

Close up of the wear around the needle plate - click on the photo for a closer view

This machine was totally cleaned and adjusted and oiled.  It was originally an electric machine, but the wiring was "rotten" so it was removed and a spoked flywheel added.   You could put into your treadle cabinet or into a case and install your own handcrank mechanism.

It was also tested by a quilter and sews a beautiful stitch as shown in the photo below:

Stitch quality


Price for this lovely machine is $265.00 US which includes the shipping to continental USA and Canada.  Email for an international shipping quote or with any questions.