Vintage Singer 1200-2 Dressmaker Sewing Machine, Scrolled Plates, Good Condition
T his is a rare and hard to find V intage Singer 1200-2 Dressmaker sewing machine. Serial number AE525054 made in 1937. It has the scrolled face plate, rear plate, spool pin plate , chrome rimmed hand wheel and power cord. The 1200 was manufactured in Elizabethport. It is a Singer 201-2 with reverse feed, a built on motor (Gear Drive - "Potted Motor") and an added knee lifter so that the machine can be used in a "semi- or light-industrial" setting by what Singer called an Artisan. This was mounted in an industrial table. It was marketed as a Dressmaker's machine. The 201-2/1200 model have a unique direct drive gear mechanism for the underbed transfer of power to the shuttle. The machine was cleaned, oiled, Lubricated, polished and detailed to bring out it's original beauty and tested.
T he light works and the wires are good. These are some of the finest examples of mid-century styling that you'll find, and we want each machine to be the very best that it can be.
It does have a few paint chips, mainly on the edge that are very common. The matching Singer Treadle Motor Controller (part 194385)is available in a separate listing or use a normal motor controller if you wont be using the machine in a Treadle cabinet. Check out my other auctions, I will be listing more parts in the next few days. You get what is pictured. If you have a questions please ask.
The item "Vintage Singer 1200-2 Dressmaker Sewing Machine, Scrolled Plates, Good Condition" is in sale since Wednesday, June 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Sewing (1930-Now)\Machines". The seller is "1cheesehead" and is located in Neenah, Wisconsin.
This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Product Line: Singer 201; 1200-2 Dressmaker
- Original/Reproduction: Vintage Original
- Type: Dressmaker, Semi Industrial
- Features: Built in knee lift
- Color: Black
- Brand: SINGER