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Carpet sweeper

1998.1146 (RS23587)

Description

Carpet sweeper, Bissell's. Wooden handle connected by movable iron piece to wooden rectangular base. Metal wheels. Sides wrapped in rubbed protective strips.

Details

Maker
Bissell (Maker)
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Painted on top of base: ""BISSELL'S/ `CYCO' BEARING/ GRAND RAPIDS""
Location of origin
Grand Rapids, MI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Michigan (United States)
Descriptive terms
SWEEPER, CARPET
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
53.5 x 15.25 x 9.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1146
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19029

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