This style of treadle was used by various manufacturers in the UK during the 1860s - 70s. The foot pedal on this example has the name "Little Wanzer" cast into it.  -This early Little Wanzer is mounted on the company's upmarket pedestal.

This style of treadle was used by various manufacturers in the UK during the 1860s - 70s. The foot pedal on this example has the name "Little Wanzer" cast into it. -This early Little Wanzer is mounted on the company's upmarket pedestal.

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Sewing Machine [This machine looks like it is ceramic but it could be painted…

Sewing Machine [This machine looks like it is ceramic but it could be painted…

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If you've inherited an antique sewing machine, how can you identify the model and the mystery parts left in its drawers?

If you've inherited an antique sewing machine, how can you identify the model and the mystery parts left in its drawers?

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Because I Said Sew Antique Sewing machine Vintage Illustration Download and Print Image Transfer, Digital Collage Sheet. $0.99, via Etsy.

Because I Said Sew Antique Sewing machine Vintage Illustration Download and Print Image Transfer, Digital Collage Sheet. $0.99, via Etsy.

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How to clean and oil a vintage sewing machine Part 1:  excellent tutorial, I learned a lot, not the same model as mine, but a heap of general tips. Clear instructions on how to clean and oil a vintage sewing machine. Make sure you watch Part 2 for the end result.

How to clean and oil a vintage sewing machine Part 1: excellent tutorial, I learned a lot, not the same model as mine, but a heap of general tips. Clear instructions on how to clean and oil a vintage sewing machine. Make sure you watch Part 2 for the end result.

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Vintage sewing machine- I love the painting on it and how ornate it is. Wondering what it cost brand new as it seems such a fancy model compared to other vintage machines.

Vintage sewing machine- I love the painting on it and how ornate it is. Wondering what it cost brand new as it seems such a fancy model compared to other vintage machines.

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French Palais Royal Sewing box with built in embroidered pin cushion ~ Antique French Palais Royal Sewing or Work Box, Sarcophagus Shape w/ Faceted Steel Ornamentation

French Palais Royal Sewing box with built in embroidered pin cushion ~ Antique French Palais Royal Sewing or Work Box, Sarcophagus Shape w/ Faceted Steel Ornamentation

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