Singer sewing machines antique dating

It's possible that it could be the Model 201 which has the Paperclip Decal Pattern.There is a lesser possibility that it could be the Model 191 or 206 but they can be identified at the same location and only one design was used on these machines.It's predicated on having the machine in front of you, where you can see everything clearly.But what if you're looking at a tiny, dark, poorly shot, grainy, out-of-focus photo on Craigslist or e Bay and can't answer all of the questions asked by the Sandman page?Many of them were based on a Singer class 15 machine, and are commonly known as "Singer Clones" - read a bit more about them here. If your sewing machine looks a lot like these machines but has an off brand name, chances are you have a generic or clone machine.The overall condition of your machine is one of the biggest factors in estimating a value.Case in point--the other day I clicked on a Craigslist ad saying only "Singer sewing machine" and saw this photo: The photo's small, dark, shot from a weird angle and shows no detail, but I immediately knew it was a model 99.

Or you can look at this brief history of BERNINA sewing machines at to see if you can find a similar model to yours.Actually, there are lots of variables to estimating the worth of an old sewing machine, so let's look at the most important; the make/model and date, the condition, and any extras that may be included with the machine.There aren't any comprehensive lists for identifying models or manufacture dates for old BERNINA machines available online.The excellent online Singer identification guide from Sandman Collectibles is the current gold standard for identifying vintage Singer machines.It asks you to check off a list of features seen on your machine, narrowing it down until you arrive at the model number.This will help SOME of you (please read the caveat at the bottom of this entry) to look at a Craigslist photo and figure out if it's the model you're looking for or not.


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