Washing Machine Agitator; Hollway, J. and Sons (Australia); 1886; MT1993.40.2

Name/Title

Washing Machine Agitator

About this object

Washing Machine Agitator; a copper agitator stamped 'Little Wonder Automatic Washing Machine'. It was manufactured in 1886 by J. Hollway, a tin smith in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia.

Maker

Hollway, J. and Sons (Australia)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1886

Place Made

Australia, Victoria, Ballarat

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, copper

Inscription and Marks

Stamped:
'THE LITTLE WONDER / J.HOLLWAY & SONS / PATENT / AUTOMATIC WASHING MACHINE / BALLARAT'

Measurements

h 430mm X di 250mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords

domestic accessories

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

laundry equipment

Object number

MT1993.40.2

Copyright Licence  

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