Fire helmet frontpiece: (indistinguishable)

Object Number: 
INV.9140
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 5 3/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 20 x 13.7 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
painted: reverse: "2334"
Description: 
Gold, and black painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "RES. . ." painted in black at top and "23rd WARD" painted in black 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