Sewing Machine, Toy ; Colton, Palmer and Preston; 1940-1950

Name/Title

Sewing Machine, Toy

About this object

This is a Model O Peter Pan toy sewing machine made by Colton, Palmer and Preston, Adelaide, South Australia. Operating from 1942-1964, the company produced two Peter Pan models known as the Model O and Model 1. In 1948, the Model O sold for £2-3s-6d.

Maker

Colton, Palmer and Preston

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1940-1950

Period

1940s

Place Made

Oceania, Australia, South Australia, Adelaide

Medium and Materials

inorganic, metal

Inscription and Marks

Markers mark on front of the machine at the base, stamped/printed: 'PETER PAN MODEL O MADE IN AUSTRALIA'

Measurements

h 180 mm x w 180 mm x d 85 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

toys

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