My Antique Davis Machine

Old 01-27-2024, 08:39 PM
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Hello, My name is vicky and i'm new here. I have an old Davis treadle machine And i'm wanting to find out how old it i I thought I had found the serial number But on the site.That tells the machine according to the serial number does not match mine. I think mine was made somewhere around 1889 or 1890. Can anyone Tell me where I might find the serial numbe
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Old 01-28-2024, 11:05 AM
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Welcome, Vicky. There are several sites about Davis machines. Not all of them tell where to find the serial number. Is it a Vertical Feed Davis or Underfeed model (and I think they may have made a rotary for a short while)? I think some serial numbers are on the back side of the pillar, some are under the front slide plate and some were on the front slide plate (which are unfortunately missing on many machines).

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