Brass Helmet

Brass, fire and rescue helmet, embossed ' DNCFRB ' for Durham and Northumberland Collieries Fire and Rescue Brigade. Includes decorative crest with dragon motif, peak, neck guard and chin strap., , , , Chin strap and leatherwork require conservation. Made from brass and leather. Date c.1900. Used from about 1900 until 1920. It has been used locally and is well provenanced. It is in good condition. Associated place : Peases West Rescue Station, near Crook.

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Accession No. 2007-229


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