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Hard hat worn by Lt. Mickey Kross

Object Number: 
2003.65
Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Plastic, paint, adhesive decals
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 11 1/2 x 9 in. ( 17.8 x 29.2 x 22.9 cm )
Description: 
Red plastic hard hat covered with stickers, inscribed in white paint on sides "LT. KROSS"
Gallery Label: 
Lt. Mickey Kross, a firefighter with Engine 16, was one of the few to be rescued alive from the rubble at Ground Zero after being trapped for hours. He wore this hard hat with stickers while working there in the months that followed.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Debora Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group