Fire bucket

Description
This bucket was used to store and transport water for fighting fires. The word 'Exon', meaning 'Exeter' shows it was commissioned by the city.
Accession Loan No.
16/1991/1
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
fire bucket
Simple Name
bucket
Full Name
fire bucket, sun image
Dimensions
whole depth 320 mm; whole diameter 270 mm
Period Classification
George III (1760-1811)
Production Date
1795
Family Group

Material
leather; metal
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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