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Roomba model 4230 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, 2005

This is a Robotic vacuum cleaner. It was designed by iRobot Corp..

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It has been able to spend time at the museum on loan from iRobot Corp. which is pretty great.

It is dated 2005 and we acquired it in 2008. Its medium is molded plastic, metal, electronic components. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of iRobot.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 8.9 x 34.3 cm (3 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Roomba model 4230 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, 2005. molded plastic, metal, electronic components. Gift of iRobot. 2008-30-1-a/k.

We have 1 video that features Roomba model 4230 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, 2005.

Roomba Cam

A Roomba's-eye view of the Carnegie Mansion after its grand re-opening in 2014.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Design Life Now: National Design Triennial 2006.

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