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

The Vajen Helmet Co (active 1891)

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

Subject and Association Keywords

Wellington Harbour Board

Credit Line

Wellington Harbour Board Collection

Object Type

Helmet

Object number

1994.3724.502

Copyright Licence  

Attribution - Non-commercial (cc) Attribution - Non-commercial (cc)

Joseph Wolfard 04 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?

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