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Fire bucket

Description

One of a pair of leather fire buckets with wrought iron fittings. Painted green with black trim. Stenciled with owner's name and date.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1829
Inscriptions
W. W Wood./1829./No 2. (Owner's name, date, and bucket number)
Location of origin
ME
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
paint (coating)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Regulative & Protective T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bucket, Fire
buckets (vessels)
leather
paint (coating)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
12 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.360.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
286771
Related Items
Title Fire bucket Accession number 1958.360.2 Relationship One of a pair

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