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Fire helmet frontpiece: Pocohantas

Object Number: 
INV.9200
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 5 3/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 19.7 x 13.7 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
applied/painted leather: on obverse: "POCAHONTAS / 49 / JFF" stamped: on reverse: "WILSON / MAKER / . . . BOWERY / . . ."
Description: 
Black and gold painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "49" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather, with "POCAHONTAS" and "JFF" in applied, gold painted lettering above and below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group