1933 Singer 221 Featherweight Sewing Machine #2,161 Once In A Lifetime Chance
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1933 Singer 221 Featherweight Sewing Machine #2,161 Once In A Lifetime Chance:
Johndmutter Store 1933 Singer 221 Featherweight Sewing Machine #2,161 ONCE IN A LIFETIME CHANCE! 2,161 of 10,000 FOR 1933 CHICAGO WORLDS FAIR This it it, the real McCoy. Unless you work for the Smithsonian or possibly Christies, this is going to be the earliest, most sought after, and very likely the ONLY authentic Chicago World 's Fair Singer 221 Featherweight Sewing Machine you ever lay eyes on. And it is almost certainly the lowest numbered machine that will ever be offered for sale on the open market. It is the earliest 221 ever on , and most of the prominent Singer 221 brokers in the country have never even heard of someone who possesses a Featherweight of this rare vintage. Over 2,000,000 of these machines were manufactured. They are still widely regarded as one of the best sewing machines in the world, an engineering marvel of strength and power while also being amazingly light and easily portable. The first production run was of a very limited number of 10,000, to be displayed and sold at the Chicago World's Fair in 1933. Machines from this production run are almost unheard of. This machine is number 2,161 of that original production run of 10,000. And it is in EXCELLENT CONDITION. It still works smoothly and is fully functional as a working sewing machine; It also happens to be a piece of American History and a spectacular investment piece. Singer 221's are only gaining in value each year. Their popularity increases, and therefore the demand for them rises, as each year their supply and availability decreases. This equals higher and higher prices, at a rate that few investments can equal. offer with absolute confidence. Our response speaks to our commitment to our customers. This 221 is 100 percent authentic. It comes with case, case tray, foot pedal / power cord, two keys, and more accessories than I can count, including ultra rare attachments, tools, and extra needles. We can not certify that all the extras were not acquired at a later date, as we have no way of knowing. But we believe it is all original, and we 100 percent guarantee that the machine is what we say it is, an authentic first production run Singer 221 Featherweight, number 2,161 of only 10,000. Out if respect for the collector, we have not modified this machine at all or used any commercial cleaning agents on it. We have not attempted to repair the leather handle of the case, which is operable but shows significant age related wear. We have not oiled it or changed the belt. It has been tested and inspected and found to be in excellent condition. But it is as history brought it to us, with no modifications. Please- If you are a fan or collector of this legendary machine, or you are familiar with its fantastic popularity and see its investment potential, DO NOT HESITATE TO PURCHASE THIS MACHINE. We ship immediately upon your completion of the checkout process; In most cases, your item is already professionally packaged and awaiting only an address label to begin its journey home to you. This Singer will be insured for its full value at our expense. We care immensely about your complete satisfaction and always try to offer the lowest possible prices on an inventory consisting of only quality / premium goods. In order to keep our prices below that of almost all our competitors worldwide, we only accept returns in the event of substantive misrepresentation of the product. In the case of electronic or mechanical items arriving in non-working condition, an insurance claim will be filed with the shipping carrier, the item will be remanded to that carrier, and a refund will be processed. Unless otherwise stated, we do test all our items to the best of our ability, search every garment for flaws, and put forth a significant effort to make sure each item is clean. Pre- owned items will, however, almost always show indications of wear and should be considered As-Is. We cannot stress enough how much our customers complete satisfaction means to us. We look forward to building a longterm relationship with all our clients and encourage everyone to please contact us with any questions or concerns before purchasing. Thank you for your interest and for the opportunity to earn your business. Sincerely,The Grapevine Team