Type: Fire Bucket Item #: 62 Bulau/Other: NA Est. Value: 7000 Sold Price: 7000
Enterprise Fire Club Bucket. circa 1780-1800. Leather. 13 1/4 x 8 1/4. Hand-sewn leather fire bucket belonging to Thomas Needham. Bucket's beehive shape indicates that it predates the founding of the Enterprise Fire Club in 1810, and was probably repainted by Needham when he joined the group. Seller indicates that it was professionally restored in the past - but unknown when. See pictures 1 - 6 below.