Carpet sweeper

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-19029

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

Descriptive Terms

wood (plant material)
SWEEPER, CARPET

Inscription

Painted on top of base: ""BISSELL'S/ `CYCO' BEARING/ GRAND RAPIDS""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Bissell (Maker)

Location of Origin

Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Object Type

Maintenance T&E

Dimensions

53.5 x 15.25 x 9.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1146

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