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Fire Bucket

1971.618.2AB (RS117644)

Description

.2) Handpainted in yellow ochre; rim is brown, broken handle inside. .2b) Linen firebag has drawstring top. Natural color with black letters on front side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1796
Inscriptions
.2a) ""No. 4, J. Rundlet/H.F.S. 1796."" .2b) ""No. 2, J. Rundlet/H.F.S. 1796.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
leather
linen (material)
metal
painting (coating)
Object type
Regulative & Protective T&E
Descriptive terms
BUCKET, FIRE
buckets (vessels)
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
13.75 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.618.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5255

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