Broom

Robert Valentine, American (Shaker), 1822 - 1910. Made by Mount Lebanon Community, New Lebanon, New York, organized 1787, disbanded 1947.

Geography:
Made in Mount Lebanon, New York, United States, North and Central America

Date:
Late 19th century

Medium:
Broom made from corn; wooden handle

Dimensions:
56 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 3 inches (142.9 x 31.8 x 7.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
American Art

* Gallery 113, American Art, first floor (Newman Gallery)

Accession Number:
1963-160-93

Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Julius Zieget, 1963

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