The Victor Trading Co. & Manufacturing Works LLC

114 South Third Street / Post Office Box 53

Victor, Colorado  80860-0053

719-689-2346

 

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*Our brooms are hand made using antique equipment.

*We use 100% broomcorn in our brooms (no cheap fillers).

*Natural (tan color) broomcorn is used.

*These brooms are as historically correct as we have been able to research.

*Dates are from pre-1800 to 1960. For present day brooms, see 'Broom' page.

*Old Fashioned Craftsmanship in every Broom

 

 

 

 

early shaker broomEarly Shaker (1790-1842) is made using raw broomcorn stems for outer coat, broomcorn is attached with wire covered with linen. Blunt cut finish of broomcorn on handle. Flat broom. Has slim shoulders. 3 rows of waxed linen stitching. Blunt cut tips. #HB-206 $62.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

shaker broomShaker (1842-1870) has hurl for outer coat, slim shoulders. Broomcorn is attached with wire (add $2.00 for linen covering wire). Blunt cut finish of broomcorn on handle. Flat broom. Has slim shoulders. 3 rows of waxed linen stitching. Blunt cut tips. #HB-207 $58.00

 

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shaker style broomShaker Style (1870-1960) is very similar to today's broom, stitched with 4 rows of waxed linen. Blunt cut tips. Old broom label on handle, no tag. Parlor finish of broomcorn on handle.# HB-208 $56.00 Add $2.00 for linen cover on wire.

 

Wire or linen?
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Round whisk broomWhisk Round (pre 1800) simple round. #HB-209 $20.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

early shaker whisk broomWhisk Early Shaker (1790-1850) wood handle. HB-210 $24.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

shaker whisk broom

Whisk Shaker (1850-1930) hurl handle with plush cap. #HB-211  $24.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

shaker style whisk broomWhisk Shaker Style (1930-1960) modern style whisk. #HB-212 $24.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

pioneer broomPioneer (pre-1800) Round broom, raw broomcorn attached with wire covered with linen. Blunt cut finish of broomcorn on handle. 60" - 65" overall length, untrimmed tips. Clear finish handle.

#HB-213 $60.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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