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Fire hydrant

Object Number: 
INV.54
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 35 1/2 x 16 x 13 in. ( 90.2 x 40.6 x 33 cm )
Marks: 
cast: around the lid: "KENNEDY VALVE MFG CO/ NEW YORK"
Description: 
Cast iron fire hydrant; reeded column base with a water valve in the front attached to a metal collar above by a linked chain; column flares above the collar to a hinged lid with a a domed cap; lid with a cast inscription around the edge, "KENNEDY VALVE MFG CO./ NEW YORK;" painted red.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group