Souvenir fireman's helmet

Object Number: 
1962.25A
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 5.1 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Miniature metal 8-comb fireman's helmet with shield-shaped front piece inscribed "FOREMAN/ 11/ J.I.M."
Gallery Label: 
This souvenir firehat was given as a parting gift to James Irvin Murray, grandfather of the donor, upon his retirement from the fire department.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Raeburn W. Jenkins
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group