|Object Name||Bucket, Fire|
|Artist||Painting attributed to John Blunt|
|Year Range from||1826|
|Year Range to||1831|
|Place of Origin||Portsmouth, NH|
|Description||Pair of leather fire buckets, each consisting of one piece of leather with the ends sewn together to form the sides, the top edges folded over a wooden hoop and sewn down to form the mouth. Separate piece of leather fitted into bottom and sewn to sides. Each has a flat leather handle sewn to round metal rings and attached to the rim. Bucket painted red with a black rim and a brown eagle with gold banner in beak and talons. Black shield on chest with a wooden-hooped barrel in the center.|
|Accession Number||2008.1-2 a & b|
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