Haid & Neu - Regina Margherita - 'Pawfoot' - Very decorative sewing machine, ca.1880 - Cast iron

Description
Haid & Neu - Regina Margherita - 'Pawfoot' - Very decorative sewing machine, ca.1880 - Cast iron
Germany - Late 19th century

This antique Haid & Neu sewing machine is in decorative condition.
Regina Margherita - 'Pawfoot'.
Made in Karlsruhe - Germany circa 1870.
Serial number: 86132.
Vaguely legible, the mark is visible on the rear needle plate with the serial number underneath. (Please see the photo).
The number 132 is also etched in several parts.
Has sporadically visible gold-coloured decoration.
The machine is clean and has been lubricated.
Sewing machine runs smoothly.
The machine has a wooden handle.
Bobbin mechanism works well.
The machine will sew the upper thread but do not take the lower bobbin yarn. (See photo) For a connoisseur, it should be a trifle to correct that, for example by an original needle, or proper adjustment.
Antique yarn bobbin is included.
This museum-quality Sewing Machine is a unique addition for the collector.
The machine will be carefully packaged and shipped via registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Very decorative sewing machine, ca.1880
Material
Cast iron
Designer/ Artist
Haid & Neu - Regina Margherita - 'Pawfoot'
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
30×24×37 cm
Weight
11 kg
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