Coal miner's compressed paper helmet

Made:
1950

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Coal miner's compressed paper helmet ('hard hat') about 1950

Details

Category:
Coal Mining
Collection:
Lancashire Coal Mining Collection
Object Number:
Y2002.19/T1926
Materials:
cotton, leather, metal, paper and wool
type:
helmet
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
credit:
Gift of Salford Museum and Art Gallery