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Fire Bucket

1986.70.2 (RS24996)

Description

Of cylindrical form with leather handles. It is painted with a green ground, red rim and black reserves with an inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Inscriptions
In the black reserve is: Newburyport Marine Insurance Company/1803.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
leather
painting (coating)
Object type
Regulative & Protective T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BUCKET, FIRE
buckets (vessels)
leather
Leather
Painted
painting (coating)
Dimensions
20.25 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.70.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11838

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