FULL
SCREEN
     

Lot 681    

Firefighter Accessories, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
An assembled group of five firefighter accessories, including a molded and painted black leather fire helmet with applied metal eagle, a painted metal helmet shield, two leather belts, and a fireproof tunic, PLUS a cast iron trivet with a firefighting emblem and a framed certificate from the Detroit Firemen's Fund Association, dated 1920, PLUS a brass pressure dome from a fire truck; helmet ht. 9 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Leather goods are dry and cracking. Helmet has missing polychrome decoration and significant wear. Wear to tunic.
Sold: $660.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

Group of Midwestern Stoneware
Lot # 305 - Group of Midwestern Stoneware
American, 19th century. A group of three stoneware pieces, including a jar with stenciled cobalt A.P. Donaghho. Parkersburg, W. Va., a glazed mortar with cobalt decorations and geometric patterns, marked 4 on its underside, and a small crock with cobalt decorations; tallest ht. 8.5 in. > Item Details
Folk Art Carved Architectural Element
Lot # 848 - Folk Art Carved Architectural Element
A folk art carved and painted architectural element in two parts, nailed together; ht. 10.5 in. > Item Details
American Watercolor Theorem Painting
Lot # 89 - American Watercolor Theorem Painting
American, 19th century.  A folk art watercolor theorem, housed in original frame, flowers in classical urn; 20 x 14.5 in. (sight). > Item Details
Unusual Redware and Stoneware Vessels
Lot # 308 - Unusual Redware and Stoneware Vessels
American, 19th century. An assembled group of four unusual redware and stoneware vessels, including a yellow-glazed spittoon with brown splashes, a redware pitcher with applied metal bands and handle, stamped PAT. June 27, 186(?) / ST LOUIS, MO, a brown-glazed jug with blue undertones and an applied... > Item Details
 Folk Art Carved Frame with Mirror
Lot # 881 - Folk Art Carved Frame with Mirror
American, 19th century. A folk art  frame with rosettes and carved vines, fitted with a gilt liner and mirror; ht. 25, wd. 20 in. > Item Details
Pair of 19th Century Silhouettes
Lot # 458 - Pair of 19th Century Silhouettes
American, 19th century. A pair of bust-length silhouettes, one of a lady signed or identified Hannah Harris l.r. and dated 1840 by consignor's note, and one of a gentleman with watercolor painted curtain, identified on verso John R../July 5, 1825/ Born January 12/1806; largest&nbs... > Item Details
Firefighter Axes
Lot # 694 - Firefighter Axes
American. Two firefighter axes, one a presentation axe in red and black paint, the other a working axe with a pickhead and cover with black paint to handle; pickhead axe lg. 34 in. > Item Details
Yellow Ware Flasks
Lot # 248 - Yellow Ware Flasks
American, 19th century. Two yellow ware flasks in including a flint glazed book flask and pocket flask with cork, with embossed decoration of a chalice and cornucopia; book ht. 6.75, wd. 5.3, dp. 2.5 in. > Item Details
Folk Art Dragon Cane
Lot # 588 - Folk Art Dragon Cane
American, 19th century. A wooden cane with shaft melding into the form of a dragon-type creature with red-painted eyes, exposed teeth and tongue whose neck and head form the handle; lg. 36 in.  > Item Details
Appliqué Crib Quilt
Lot # 359 - Appliqué Crib Quilt
American, 19th century. A crib quilt featuring large central appliqué cross pattern with alternating red and white triangles and a border of alternating appliqué crowns and C-scrolls, on white ground with heart stitching and red binding; 33.25 x 35.5 in. > Item Details
Paint Decorated Northeast Baskets
Lot # 476 - Paint Decorated Northeast Baskets
Northeastern Indian, 19th century. Two paint decorated baskets, each a rectangular shape with a removable lid; largest ht. 9, lg. 15, dp. 9 in. > Item Details
Paint Decorated Noah's Ark Toy, Plus
Lot # 659 - Paint Decorated Noah's Ark Toy, Plus
Probably German, 19th century. A paint-decorated Noah's Ark toy with painted architectural details, an applied lithograph floral border near the roof,  and a removable roof panel which reveals a hollow interior when open, PLUS twenty-one carved wooden animals, some with painted details; ark... > Item Details
Whalebone Oil Cask Measure
Lot # 571 - Whalebone Oil Cask Measure
American, 19th century. An oil cask measure in whalebone with applied metal pieces at quarter marks; lg 35.5 in. > Item Details
Oil on Masonite by Harold Bayer
Lot # 902 - Oil on Masonite by Harold Bayer
Harold E. Bayer (American, 1900-1996). A folk art oil on masonite painting depicting a town scene. Signed H.E. Bayer 1987 Toledo, l.r.; 19.5 x 23.5 in. (sight). > Item Details
Child's Birdcage Windsor Armchair
Lot # 750 - Child's Birdcage Windsor Armchair
American, 19th century. A child's Windsor armchair with old finish and bamboo turnings, having a birdcage with seven spindles, illegible signature on underside; oah. 25.25 in.  > Item Details
Fine and Large Midwestern Blown Glass Apothecary Show Globe
Lot # 21 - Fine and Large Midwestern Blown Glass Apothecary Show Globe
American, 19th century.  A clear, blown glass apothecary globe in fine condition, three fitting components; overall ht. 32 in. > Item Details
Whalebone, Baleen and Ivory Sailor's Cane
Lot # 583 - Whalebone, Baleen and Ivory Sailor's Cane
American, 19th century. A sailor's cane with alternating angled rings of baleen and whalebone having a knob topped by an ivory disc featuring a relief carved and polychrome painted heart in hand; lg. 34 in.  > Item Details
Oscar Peterson Carved and Painted Fish Decoys
Lot # 603 - Oscar Peterson Carved and Painted Fish Decoys
American, early 20th century. An assembled group of three painted and carved trout, perch and shiner decoys attributed to Oscar Peterson (1887-1951) of Cadillac, Michigan, each having two lead weights, tin fins and original paint; lg. 8.25 in. > Item Details
<i>Seth Thomas</i> Ship's Clock
Lot # 703 - Seth Thomas Ship's Clock
American. A Seth Thomas ships clock mounted on a wooden plaque; clock face dia. 6 in. > Item Details
Pair of Stevengraphs in Wood Frame
Lot # 850 - Pair of Stevengraphs in Wood Frame
American, 1892-1893. Two Stevengraphs, or woven silk pictures. Pictured in the book Stevengraphs, by Geffrey A. Goddenn, 1971, they were woven at the Chicago Worlds Columbian Exposition of 1893. The upper picture, titled Columbus Leaving Spain, is a rare early version. The lower picture is... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: