Cylindrical form with straight sides which curve into circular base. Leather covered rope handle attached to two metal rings at rim. Hand stitching throughout. Body painted green, red interior; marked "IN.SUIS.NON.FALLITUR" in black on white banner above burning ship on exterior.
Fenno, John (Maker)
""Saml/ Torrey./ 1796"" in yellow, inside cartouche framed w/ foliage. ""I.FENNO"" impressed near single side seam.
- Location of origin
- Boston, MA, USA
- Object type
- Regulative & Protective T&E; Protective Devices
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
Device, Fire Protection
- 11.188 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Estate of Miss Jesse Gwendolyn Morse