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Sweeper

Description

Reddish brown sweeper made by Bissell. The handle is quite short and made of wood. The actual sweeper is metal and has gold scroll design on the sides with gold lettering on the top. There are three wheels on either side and a fabric tube bumber around the perimeter.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"BISSELL'S MISSES / SWEEPER / MFD. IN U.S.A." (Gold lettering on a maroon background)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
primary wood
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
brooms (maintenance tools)
metal
primary wood
Sweeper, Carpet
Dimensions
41 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2519
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197894

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