Fire Bucket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1796

GUSN

GUSN-5255

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

Descriptive Terms

buckets (vessels)
leather
linen (material)
metal
painting (coating)
Leather
Unidentified Metal
Linen
Painted
BUCKET, FIRE

Inscription

.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.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13.75 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.618.2AB