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Fire helmet frontpiece: 26

Object Number: 
INV.9142
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 5 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 20 x 13 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
applied/painted: on obverse: "26 / 858"
Description: 
Red painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "26" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather, with "858" painted in gold below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group