Patent Model - Improvement in Carpet-Beater and Cleaner

Maker and role
Alexander Stevenson (b.1812, d.1906), Patentee
Production date
Dec 14 1869
See full details

Object detail

Wood, iron, textile
5 x 13 x 10" (12.7 x 33 x 25.4cm)
Stevenson's patent "relates to new and useful improvements in carpet-cleaning devices, having for its object to provide a simple and efficient apparatus, consisting of a yielding bed, brushing-rollers, moving-rollers, and a beating-apparatus, whereby the carpet being wound upon a roller or rollers, may be moved along, from time to time, over the said yielding bed and brushing-rollers, and be beaten and brushed..." (Patent Number 97,824)
Object number
Currently on display?


My shortlist

Object type

Explore other objects by color

Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.