Black Fireman's Helmet c.1940
An authentic polyresin black fireman's helmet with leather shield. Hat mold sold separately.
- CREATOR Unknown.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1940-1950.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Polyresin.
- CONDITION Good Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 7 in. W 14.5 in. D 11.30 in.
Helmet colors indicated rank or position in a specific brigade: White was reserved for Chief Engineers, black brims on white caps were worn by Fire Wardens, red helmets were worn by firemen in hook-and-ladder companies, and black hats were donned by members of engine companies.