Fire Bucket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-2743

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

Descriptive Terms

buckets (vessels)
Leather
Painted
Machine Sewn
BUCKET, FIRE

Inscription

Painted on the front is: H. Foster.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Regulative & Protective T&E

Dimensions

11.5 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1186