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Object Name: Fire helmet frontpiece: 20
Date: 1850-1900
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Medium: Leather, paint
Dimensions: Overall: 8 x 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 9.5 x 5.7 cm )
Place made: North America, U.S.A., New York
Description: Black painted leather frontpiece from a fire helmet; "20" cut out at center and backed with gold painted leather, with "STEAM / . . . E Co" in applied, gold painted leather lettering below.
Credit Line: Gift of the Exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Association of the 23rd & 24th Wards, 1933
Object Number: INV.9067
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Marks: stamped (twice): on reverse: "ANDERSON / & / JONES" pained: reverse: "2334"