Firefighter's Helmet

Firefighter's Helmet

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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
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey, Paterson
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
ID Number
2005.0233.0015
accession number
2005.0233
catalog number
2005.0233.0015
Credit Line
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
subject
Fire Fighting
Uniforms
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Home and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Clothing & Accessories
Cultures & Communities
Work
Firefighting Collection
Fire Helmets
National Treasures exhibit
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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