Fire bucket

Object Number: 
INV.134
Date: 
1800
Medium: 
Leather, paint, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 8 in. ( 34.3 x 24.8 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on opposite sides: "WASHINGTON / Fire Society. / B. T. Wells" and "No. 2 / 1800"
Description: 
Ocher painted leather fire bucket with rounded black rim and tubular brown leather handle; cylindrical shape with gradual inward curve from mid-point to bottom; inscriptions painted in black.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group