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Fire Engine Plate, "Hibernia"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass, nickel-plated (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 12 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 32.385 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0926
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0926
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edanmdm:nmah_1347144

Fire Engine Plate, "Hibernia"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0927
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0927
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Fire Engine Plate, "Hunneman & Company"

Maker:
Hunneman and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 8 1/8 in; 15.875 cm x 20.6375 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1872
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0928
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0928
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Fire Engine Plate, "L. Button"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0949
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0949
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1347255

Fire Engine Plate, "HIBERNIA"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/8 in x 18 in; 15.5575 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1858
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0956
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0956
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_1347280

Fire Engine Plate, "Stephen Thayer"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (part material)
Measurements:
part: plate: 4 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 19.05 cm
part: board: 6 in x 8 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1838
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0957
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0957
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Fire Engine Plate, "American 5"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
oak (overall material)
nickel-plate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0918
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0918
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edanmdm:nmah_1347128

Fire Engine Plate, "Delaware 1761"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 17 in; 13.97 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1840
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0920
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0920
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edanmdm:nmah_1347131

Fire Engine Plate, "Franklin"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass with nickel on silver plate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 9 1/16 in; 5.08 cm x 23.01875 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1838
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0924
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0924
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edanmdm:nmah_1347135

Fire Engine Plate, "Liberty One"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
nickel plated (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 19 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 49.53 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0933
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0933
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edanmdm:nmah_1347152

Fire Engine Plate, "Weccacoe"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 1/4 in x 5 in; 48.895 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0950
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0950
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edanmdm:nmah_1347256

Fire Engine Plate, "Columbia"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 8 in; 5.715 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0919
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0919
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Fire Engine Plate, "20"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 5/8 in x 10 in; 11.7475 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0921
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0921
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Fire Engine Plate, "Goodwill Hose"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 7 7/8 in; 5.715 cm x 20.0025 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0925
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0925
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Fire Engine Plate, "Independence"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
zinc (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 5/8 in x 9 1/4 in; 4.1275 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
late 19th century-early 20th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0931
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0931
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edanmdm:nmah_1347149

Fire Engine Plate, "L.F.D. 1"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
white metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in; 23.1775 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0932
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0932
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Fire Engine Plate, "Liberty 16"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 15 in; 17.78 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1862
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0934
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0934
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1347153
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Fire Engine Plate, "Chelsea"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 18 in; 3.81 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0935
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0935
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Fire Engine Plate, "Northern Liberty"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass, silver plated (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 26 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 67.31 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0939
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0939
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Fire Engine Plate, "Newton"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
white metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in; 10.795 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
plate, fire engine
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0940
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0940
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