Embroidery machine for sale—–handle operated chainstitch embroidery machine
THESE MACHINES ARE EXTREMELY RARE & SOUGHT AFTER
The Treasure ES-1114-1 is a single thread chain-stitch embroidery machine that uses a freehand crank below the machine to direct the motion of the stitch using the universal feed ring.
Back in the day, these types of machines were used to stitch names onto clothing such as handkerchiefs and work shirts. They were also used to stitch designs on western clothing as well as many concert outfits for people such as Jimmy Page.
These machines are also used for African Bu Bu clothing.
Treasure was the company that invented one of the first freehand embroidery universal feed sewing machine. Treasure machines date back from the 1880′s.