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12K handcrank sewing machine.

Provenance

Early history unknown, by 2009, Mark Ghent, San Antonio, Texas; July 24, 2009, sold by Ghent to Barbara Martin, Cambridge, MA via Ebay Auctions; 2009, sold by Martin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with general funds

1881 Singer 12K handcrank sewing machine

about 1881

Object Place

probably Scotland

Accession Number

APP.2009.166a

Medium or Technique

Metal, wood

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment