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R.A.F "C-Type" flying helmet stores ref no 22C/878 Size 2, this being the late pattern internal wiring version. The helmet is in excellent condition the leather is supple with just a couple of small area to front were small spots of the chrome leather missing (these are very small and do not detract from the overall excellent appearance and condition). The chamois lining and elastic strap are in excellent condition. Clearly marked with broad arrow and stores ref number. A really nice example and possible unissued.
Wartime "Police" steel helmet in very good used condition retaining approx 80% of its blue painted finish, with stencilled white "Police" lettering. The MkII steel helmet and liner are 1939 dated.
USAAF Type A9 Oxygen Mask dated January 1942, in unissued condition. The mask is in excellent condition with just some storage marks, comes with all fixing straps including the the "Juliet" strap configuration which allows the mask to be used without flying helmet if required.
Wartime Air Ministry / Royal Air Force Tail Drift Sight Mark IV A stores ref no 6B/272 in its original transport case. The sight which would have been used in wartime bomber aircraft is in excellent condition. The wood case retains its leather strap measures approx 36x21x15cm.
Wartime Irish Air Raid Wardens Steel Helmet, the green painted helmet retains 60% of its original finish, with painted "W" (Warden) to front and rear. Retains it original liner and strap, the MkII helmet is dated either 1938 or 39 not clear due to rust. Hand painted on the inner helmet is F.P/DGW?
The helmet is in original used condition.
World War One Trench Art Shell Case, the brass 1917 dated shell case has been skilfully shaped and engraved with oak leaf pattern. A nice piece of decorative WW1 trench art.
World War One Pattern Officers Side Bag, the khaki canvas and leather with sling private purchase bag is in good condition with service wear, old repair to strap were it joins the bag, black stencilled to front the initials H.S.S.
The canvas and leather are in good clean condition.
Proclamation - Defence of the Realm - The Enemy Having Invaded This Coast.
Scarce World War One Lincolnshire Poster measures approx 89x57cm issued by the Lord Lieutenant of Linclonshire to be used in case of invasion to inform civil population what action to take. The poster is sound with small amount of damage and creases from storage.
1953 dated R.A.F "H - Type" Oxygen Mask the mask is in well used grubby condition, with a small amount of hardening of the rubber at the bottom of the mask (see photo). Although the medium size mask is in used condition it is complete and displays well. Priced accordingly.
Fire Protection - Hints To Householders - Issued by the Home Office and published by HMSO 1936. 16 page booklet in good clean condition illustrated with black and white photographs.
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