Fire bucket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1834

GUSN

GUSN-17208

Description

Cylindrical form with straight sides curving into base. Leather covered rope handle attached to two rings at rim. Hand stitched throughout. Marked "H.G. OTIS./ 1834" in faded gold paint. Body painted in bronze green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckets (vessels)
stitching
iron (metal)
leather
painting (coating)
Leather
Iron
Painted
Hand Stitched
BUCKET, FIRE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Regulative & Protective T&E

Dimensions

12 7/8 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1928.10

Places

Massachusetts (United States)