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Cairns Bros. Metal Red Painted Helmet with 1962 "City of Pleasantville" Plaque

Item Details

Item Type Helmet, Plaque
Materials Base Metal, Bronze, Canvas
Public Service Firefighting
Brand Cairns & Bros.
Period Vintage
Date 1962
Additional Information The vintage firefighting helmet and plaque come from a Fire Museum collection.
  • EBTH does not warrant that helmet adheres to DOT safety specifications, or those of any other governing or regulatory bodies.


- overall with paint and patina loss; embedded residue; scratches and scuffs; the helmet is missing its front badge shield and inner lining and retains a canvas strap; indentations; the helmet’s brim is bent around its edges; the Cairns & Bros. metal maker’s tag is present to the interior of the helmet; drilled holes to the bronze plaques corners; any additions or alteration to this vintage helmet are unknown.


11.75" W x 7.0" H x 15.0" D

- measures the helmet; the bronze plaque measures 8" W by 5" H.

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