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Bulletproof Vest

Object Name: Vest, Bulletproof
Date: c1978
16 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. (41.9 x 31.8 cm)
Medium: Nylon
Catalog number: 2007.1.8
DescriptionThis ivory colored bulletproof vest has a large, heavy rectangle of protection covered by heavy nylon fabric front and back. Six nylon straps to attach.
ProvenanceAccording to the donor, Buck Rogers, this bulletproof vest was not an item that was standard issue for police officers. It may have been bought by an individual officer for protection.

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