Jones Hand Sewing Machine, serial number 136348, circa 1893
Brass badge model.
This high quality collectible sewing machine known affectionately as, Swan Neck, Serpentine & Cat Back.
In very good condition with very few losses to the black stove enamel and gilt decoration.
Runs effortlessly sewing neat stitches which are adjustable in size.
It has had a light clean and general lubrication, all running smoothly with no excessive wear, bobbin is wound with the patent winder, sets up and sews with a very neat stitch.
Early type model with all metal gears, very well engineered with many sophisticated features.
Good and heavy sits like a rock in use, the nicest most comfortable old machine I have sewn with to date.
With original pine box, wear losses and some worm, with printed paper label.
Boxed weight 12 kilos
Guaranteed old and original.
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