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Fire Bucket

1991.1186 (RS21476)

Description

"U"-shaped bucket with black painted rim and base and a green body decorated with a black "O" enclosed by a bright green leafy vine under the yellow bannerette inscribed "H. Foster". Red stained interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Inscriptions
Painted on the front is: H. Foster.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Regulative & Protective T&E
Descriptive terms
BUCKET, FIRE
buckets (vessels)
Leather
Machine Sewn
Painted
Dimensions
11.5 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1186
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2743

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