1853 Newark, New Jersey Presentation Trumpet
Presented by Protection Fire Co. No. 5 to David J. Camfield, Foreman. A token of esteem & respect for the faithful & impartial performance of duty.
Probably New York
12” x 8”
David Camfield (1814-1876) was associated with the Newark Protection Fire Engine Company in various roles. On the reverse is a beautifully rendered spread eagle over a fire engine with the motto Semper Paratus (always ready).