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Uniform fragment

Object Number: 
Z.2601
Date: 
1851-1883
Medium: 
Leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 3 in. ( 0.6 x 9.8 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
applied: center: "WBFO"
Description: 
Leather fragment of fire fighting uniform; red ground shield shaped field at the center with applied leather letters "WBFO" across the center; letters and remaining leather white; machine stitched trim on both slightly out-curving sides; leather torn above and below lettering.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group