Fireman's belt

Object Number: 
INV.392
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, metal, paint
Dimensions: 
overall (as folded): 20 x 2 3/8 x 1 in. ( 50.8 x 6 x 2.5 cm ) overall (unfolded): 43 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 109.9
Marks: 
applied: across center: "LOWERRE HOSE"
Description: 
Brown leather fireman's belt painted yellow, with painted leather lettering applied at the center, "LOWERRE HOSE"; buckle at one side, leather strap underneath opposite, both secured to the belt with metal studs.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group