This is a circa 1910s fireman’s grave marker from an unknown New England department. The marker is in cast iron. Its border is a thick fire hose and it reads LADDER 1. The marker has a maker’s mark on reverse.
Approximately 5-13/16” in diameter and about 1” in depth (including brackets).
Brackets on reverse.
BALCH BROS. & WEST MANUFACTURERS UTICA N.Y.
This is from a fire-related collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX10 LHEX1/13
7+ (Very Fine+): The marker has some small areas of light to medium wear.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.