Respirator

Object Number: 
2001.177
Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Plastic, rubber
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 12 in. ( 11.4 x 21.6 x 30.5 cm )
Description: 
Half mask respirator with black plastic facepiece and two purple plastic air filter covers.
Gallery Label: 
This respirator was used by construction worker Salvatore Romano during rescue and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center immediately following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.
Credit Line: 
Gift in Memory of William Dean
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group