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Thread: Not too shabby Davis Low Arm MOP

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    Super Member jlhmnj's Avatar
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    Not too shabby Davis Low Arm MOP

    Circa 1880 Davis Low Arm Vertical Feed with MOP:

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Davi...p2047675.l2557

    So pretty I'm speechless.

    Jon

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    I wonder what it will go for?
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    Looks like it went for $199.99.
    Very pretty.
    Rodney
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    That's the SOLD price??? WOW makes me want to cry...
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    Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts. Winston Churchill

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    The buyer beat me by 20 minutes...... I was in transit

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    $200 seems on the low end for a machine of that caliber. I really have no idea of values on the truly old machines though. At least it most likely went to a good home. At that money it isn't likely to end up as a lamp base.
    Rodney
    "Neglect to oil the machine will shorten its life and cause you

    trouble and annoyance" Quote from Singer Model 99 Manual

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    What a prize!! It has an amazing MOP pattern - can't imagine the number of hours it took for the craftsmen to do it!! Love it!!
    Deb

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