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Helmet, Smoke; The Vajen Helmet Co (active 1891); 1890; 1994.3724.502

Helmet, Smoke; The Vajen Helmet Co (active 1891); 1890; 1994.3724.502
Name/Title
Helmet, Smoke
About this object
Smoke helmet used by Wellington Harbour Board employees onboard vessels.
Maker Role
Maker
Date Made
1890
Place Made
Indiana/America
Medium and Materials
A chromium plated brass or copper cylinder with a manifold that has two threaded male connectors, a valve at one end, a key at the other and a dial pressure gauge. Helmet has No 2268. Housed in Wooden Box.
Subject and Association Keywords
Fire fighting
Wellington Harbour Board
Credit Line
Wellington Harbour Board Collection
Object Type
Helmet
Object number
1994.3724.502

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Firefighting
Helmet
Hood
prices
roman bikini
Smoke


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Joseph Wolfard04 Jan 2018 19:35 PM,UTC
I have a"stitching horse" and hand tools that was used to make refrigeration helments, at Vajen, NW E street Richmond , In by my grandfather John Wolfard, about YR 1890. I also have a helment that he made. My phone 937-548-3760, Any interest in these items?