Has normal wear but no noteworthy damage and it powers up as tested this week, it needs to be cleaned and oiled - please see my 12 detailed photos. A true classic pre-war era appliance. Which would eventually be known as Sunbeam, was founded in Chicago in the early 1890s by John K. Clark, who made mechanical horse clippers and sheep shearers.
Between 1908 and 1936, Chicago Flexible Shaft operated as a subsidiary of Wm. Cooper & Nephews, an English company. During this time, the company began to manufacture a variety of electrical appliances, including irons, mixers, coffeemakers, and toasters; its plant on West Roosevelt Road employed about 500 people.After World War II, when it continued to introduce new appliances, Sunbeam employed over 1,000 people at the Roosevelt Road plant. In 1981, after Sunbeam was bought by Allegheny International Inc.
Of Pittsburgh, its Chicago-area factories were closed and the headquarters left the Chicago region. The item "VTG Art Deco Sunbeam Mixmaster Mixer w Jadeite Glass Bowl Chicago Flexible Shaft" is in sale since Sunday, November 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Small Appliances\Mixers". The seller is "spooknook" and is located in Weymouth, Massachusetts.This item can be shipped worldwide.