Fire helmet frontpiece: 12

Object Number: 
INV.9065
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 2 in. ( 18.7 x 10.8 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Black leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "12" at center with a star above and initials "WJB" below in applied, gold painted leather.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group