Object ID
2007.29.1
Object Name
Machine, Sewing
Object Collection
Date Created
1917 – 1937
Material
Metal; Wood
Object Entities
#G7255981, SINGER (created by)
Kundanis, Rose (owned by)
Kundanis, Rose (is related to)
Kundanis, Bertha (is related to)
Object Description
Wood base and cover. Black sewing machine that has gold, red, and green floral design. Model 128 Serial No. G7255981. Manufactured at Clydebank, Scotland in 1937. It has the 'La Vincendora' decals with a grape and vine leaf motif pressed face plate. It has the improved shuttle mechanism with the eject lever.
Origin
Donated by Rose Kundanis on the behalf of the Estate of Bertha (Bessie) Kundanis. Bessie used the sewing machine to make clothing for her family, circa 1917-1937.
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Citation
Machine, Sewing, 1917 – 1937, ESTATE OF BERTHA KUNDANIS, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/7666. Accessed 11/27/20.