Fireman's Uniform Belt

Fireman's Uniform Belt

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Description
Object belongs to a firefighter's uniform. The belt is red and blue striped with leather attachments on the front to secure it in place. There are two rings on one side and a separate leather strap on the other side. The two main leather straps on the front have their own fasteners.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Belt
Date made
ca 1886
location where used
Mexico
Physical Description
cloth, wool (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal, iron (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28.1 cm x 5 cm; 11 1/16 in x 1 31/32 in
ID Number
CL.076964A
catalog number
76964A
076964A
accession number
17070
Credit Line
Commission of Mexico
subject
Expositions and Fairs
Fire Fighting
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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