Fire bucket

Object Number: 
INV.138
Date: 
1854-1890
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, paint, iron, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 1/2 x 9 in. ( 47 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
molded in relief: on bottom: "MANUFACTURED BY THE N. HAYWARD CO / HAYWARDVILLE, STONEHAM, MASS. / D. HAYWARD'S / PATENT 1854"
Description: 
Red painted papier-mâché fire bucket with textile-covered handle; slightly tapered cylindrical shape with iron band around rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Association, 1933
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group