Details


Description
Wooden carpet sweeper. Bottom section of sweeper is rectangular with a metal frame that adjoins wooden vertical handle. Sweeper has four black rubber wheels, two on each short edge. The motion of the wheels causes the sweeper itself to rotate, which is a painted wooden rod with bristles attached, spiralling around the rod. A brown rope surrounds the carpet sweeper.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
Ewbank / Success Printed
Ball Bearing / Brush Printed
Accession No
1983.8
Credit Line
Carpet Sweeper, 1983.8. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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