Early Wheeler and Wilson hand-powered lock stitch sewing mac


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Early Wheeler and Wilson hand-powered lock stitch sewing machine of a design of about 1867; this model was made around 1885.

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Textiles Machinery
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cast iron, polished wood, steel and wrought iron
overall (without handle): 315 x 260 x 445 mm
lock stitch sewing machine, domestic sewing machines and stitching
Flynn, Miss Christina

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