Antique Holland Mfg Co Willamantic Ct Bobbin Winder
Antique Holland Mfg Co bobbin silk winder. Thee Holland Silk company was one of several silk manufacturers established in Willamantic , Ct in the 1860's. Willamantic was known as thread city due to the large volume of cloth and silk thread manufactured there in the 19th and early 20th century. This is a very rare sewing accessory of museum standard dating to the 19th century, pre 1893. Complete with is original gold pin striping this early industrial piece of equipment is a must have for the sewing enthusiast.
Marked on base: Holland Mfg Co, Willimantic
This would make a great addition to any Victorian sewing collection or home decor. A great gift for a birthday or Christmas.
Bobbin winder measures 5.25" tall by 8.5" wide by 4" deep and weighs 4lb 9oz.
In good usable condition with signs of use commensurate with age (please see all pictures as they form part of the condition description).
Shop Ref: Box No. 4
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