Dating old singer machines
These older machines were made of heavy duty components and replaceable parts so they are still used, and are incredibly long-lasting.
Singer treadle sewing machines are one of the most popular Singer antiques, and are still regularly found in auctions and antique dealers today.
After opening a local factory in Glasgow, in 1867, the machines were flying off the shelves.
Popularity only grew and factories opened worldwide.
Understand the texture, strength and finish of each of the fabrics by taking a hands on approach.
Serial numbers on Singer sewing machines manufactured prior to 1900 have numbers only.