Fire helmet frontpiece: 16

Object Number: 
INV.9050
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 in. ( 19.4 x 12.1 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
painted: reverse: "2334"
Description: 
Painted metal frontpiece from a fire helmet; star at top, "16" at center, and "[D?]OB" at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Association of the 23rd & 24th Wards, 1933
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group