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Fire helmet frontpiece: 73

Object Number: 
INV.9043
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 20.6 x 12.1 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Black painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "73" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather, with "716" painted in gold below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group