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Kraco Steel Carpet Beater
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Details

Object ID 000214

Object Name Kraco Steel Carpet Beater

Object Desc Kraco steel carpet beater with wooden handle. Manufactured by W.H. Kranz Co. which started in 1850, specializing in paper, twine, kraft paper, stationary, brooms and other cleaning supplies. Serviced Racine and Milwaukee

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000200

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Household Items

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords rug beater,carpet beater,Kraco brand,W. H. Kranz Co.,


Title Kraco Steel Carpet Beater

Description Steel Kraco carpet beater with wooden handle.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 0

Length 27.5

Width 9

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Object is 27.5 inches long (wooden handle 13.5 inches; steel beater 14 inches), width of 9 inches at widest point

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Kranz Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY000200

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 7,2013

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes In great condition. Original label still intact, a little worn and ripped. Labeling still visible and easy to read, coloring great. Some residue and wear on label


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Provenance

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