Sweeper

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-197894

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

Descriptive Terms

brooms (maintenance tools)
primary wood
metal
Sweeper, Carpet

Inscription

"BISSELL'S MISSES / SWEEPER / MFD. IN U.S.A." (Gold lettering on a maroon background)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Maintenance T&E

Dimensions

41 x 11 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2519