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Fire helmet frontpiece: 21

Object Number: 
INV.9146
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 4 5/8 x 2 in. ( 21 x 11.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
applied/painted leather: on obverse: "21"
Description: 
Ocher painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "21" cut out at center and backed with black painted leather, with one trumpet painted in gold, red, and black above.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group