Peerless Lock Stitch Hand Operated Sewing Machine, made post 1877. The machine has a spur wheel drive to increase shaft speed and a cartridge type shuttle bobbin. The latest patent for the machine is 27 March 1877.
Metal sewing machine painted black with gold design and a small oval landscape on plate. Housed inside a wooden box.
Donation from C. S. Middleton, 04/1961
Type of item
415 mm (Width), 206 mm (Depth), 260 mm (Height), 11.8 kg (Weight)
Measurement of sewing machine.
442 mm (Width), 240 mm (Depth), 330 mm (Height)
Measurement of box.
203 mm (Length), 393 mm (Width), 272 mm (Height)
Measurement From Conservation.