About this object


Child's doll depicting a fireman's uniform of early days. Coat indicates number of company and banner gives letter of platoon.

Physical description

Standing male figure (part a) dressed in fireman's costume. He is holding on to a banner (part b) in his right hand. Banner has three concave sides and is white with black characters, underneath which, there is a black circular base from where strips of paper hang. There are three characters written on his lapel. His upper clothing is dark blue decorated with light blue. The shoulder area has red lines, and the sleeve cuffs are red-brown. There is a white shirt underneath. The belt is light orange-brown with white.