Antique Leicester Circular Sock knitting Machine in good condition. This is one of only five known remaining examples of this machine and is considered a rare and collectable item. Made in Leicester England in the 1800’s this machine is marked throughout with the N0.473 part matched in the factory. Includes: Machine and ribber arm. 2 cylinders: 60 and 84 slot. 3 ribber dials: 28,30, and 48 slot. There are 84 latch needles for the cylinder plus a few spares. 42 needles for the ribber will need some attention. 2 sets of weights. 2 decorated cast iron needle trays. 1 Bobbin that has been repaired, though it works out helpful for catching the thread to start the winding of yarn. Some extra odds and ends that came with the machine. The item “Circular Sock Knitting Machine Leicester No. 473 Antique Rare Collectable working” is in sale since Thursday, January 9, 2020. This item is in the category “Crafts\Needlecrafts & Yarn\Crocheting & Knitting\Machine Knitting\Knitting Machines”. The seller is “freesecret-0″ and is located in Fingal, TAS. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: Leicester