Fireman's belt: "1st assistant"
overall (folded): 24 1/8 x 3 x 1 7/8 in. ( 61.3 x 7.6 x 4.8 cm )
applied: across center of belt: "1ST ASSISTANT" applied: center of each sleeve: "1" painted: reverse: "2334"
Yellow leather fireman's belt with buckle remnant and two leather sleeves at one end; red recess across the center with applied leather lettering reading "1ST ASSISTANT"; the sleeves have a shield shaped red recess with applied leather number "1".
Gift of the Exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Association of the 23rd & 24th Wards, 1933
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