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Copper Wire Carpet Beater
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Details

Object ID 000213

Object Name Copper Wire Carpet Beater

Object Desc Copper wire carpet beater with wooden handle. Housecleaning tool that was widely used until the vacuum cleaner became widely available and affordable in the early/mid twentieth century.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000201

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General Category History

Category Household Items

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords rug beater,carpet beater,


Title Copper Wire Carpet Beater

Description Copper wire carpet beater with wooden beater.

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Height 0

Length 21

Width 8

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Carpet beater is 21 inches long (wooden handle 5 inches long; copper portion 16 inches long) with a width of 8 inches at its widest point

Quantity 1

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Image Caption CMY000201

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 7,2013

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Some black/brown discoloration on handle--may be able to remove


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