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Carpet sweeper

Description

"KENMORE" carpet sweeper; long black painted wooden handle attached to metal rectangular and black painted sweeper; brushes on underside; rubber around base; hinged cover opens to remove dust and dirt; handle position adjusts for easier mobility.

Details

Maker
Kenmore (Maker)
Date
1920-1940
Inscriptions
Painted on top of sweeper: ""KENMORE/ O-PAN-TOP/ PATENTS PENDING/ SELF ADJUSTING BRUSH/ OILLESS BEARINGS/ REMOVABLE COMB""
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
metal
SWEEPER, CARPET
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
54.25 x 15 x 10.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3263
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21682

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