Firefighter's Parade Helmet

Description
Worn by Peter Zeluff, assistant chief engineer
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
helmet, fire
date made
1883-1885
user
Zeluff, Peter
maker
Cairns & Brother
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
silver (part: plaque material)
brass (part: shield holder material)
Measurements
overall: 8 1/2 in x 14 in; 21.59 cm x 35.56 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey, Paterson
ID Number
2005.0233.0015
accession number
2005.0233
catalog number
2005.0233.0015
subject
Fire Fighting
Uniforms
Clothing & Accessories
Cultures & Communities
Work
National Treasures exhibit
Firefighting Collection
Fire Helmets
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
National Treasures exhibit
Fire Helmets
Firefighting Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
listed
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of the Insurance Company of North America
Publication title
Treasures of American History online exhibition
Publication author
National Museum of American History
Publication URL
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures

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