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Fire helmet frontpiece: 58 engineer

Object Number: 
INV.8910
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 4 1/8 x 2 3/4 in. ( 20.3 x 10.5 x 7 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: on reverse: "June 21, 1923" applied/painted leather: at center of obverse: "58" painted: on bottom of obverse: "ENGINEER"
Description: 
Black painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "58" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather, with "ENGINEER" painted in gold below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group