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Fire helmet frontpiece: 7

Object Number: 
INV.9144
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 3 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 19.4 x 9.8 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
applied/painted: on obverse: "7 / 867"
Description: 
Black painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; large "7" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather, with "867" painted in gold below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group