Fire helmet frontpiece: VIII

Object Number: 
INV.9111
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 17.5 x 8.3 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Black painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "VIII" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group