1860s - "New England" Chainstitch sewing machine

1860s - "New England" Chainstitch sewing machine

Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
Probably the "New England" small, hand-turned or cranked, chainstitch sewing machine. 1860s. All metal, no table or mount.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sewing Machine
ID Number
TE.T12087.000
accession number
229875
catalog number
T12087.000
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Sewing Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object