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Steel Carpet Beater
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Details

Object ID 000217

Object Name Steel Carpet Beater

Object Desc Steel 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 # CMY000202

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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 Steel Carpet Beater

Description Steel carpet beater with wooden handle

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Height 0

Length 33

Width 9.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Beater is 33 inches long (wooden handle 5 inches, steel beater 28 inches) with a width of 9.5 inches at widest point

Quantity 1

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Images

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Image Caption CMY000202

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 7,2013

Summary Very Good Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Metal has a rusted appearance. Some white paint on proper back portion of beater--looks like it can be removed


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