Rolled circular rim on a "U" shaped body; the rim is painted red and the body is painted green and decorated with an eagle, shields and banner above inscriptions.
Fenno, John (Maker)
Painted on the front and back: ""Columbian/Eagle/Fire Society Bery/Smith/1827 No. 1"" The name of the Boston maker ""Fenno"" is also branded.
- Location of origin
- Boston, MA, USA
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Regulative & Protective T&E; Protective Devices
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
Device, Fire Protection
- 12.75 (H), 8.75 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little