R.A.F. C-type Flying Helmet (Early Patt.)
Stores reference 22c/451. Size 3. The leather is generally in very good condition - clean, quite supple and undamaged bar the odd small nick. Fitted with 4 goggle straps only - all in good condition (one part unstitched) and with the majority of the original coatings remaining on 3 of the 4 press studs. Good chinstrap complete with metal end tip although this is severed at the end (see photo). The Bennett buckle is very good and retains all of the leather coating. Excellent rubber receiver carriers. The lining is reasonably clean showing only light use or wear. Fitted with 3 press studs to each side making it suitable for \'E\' series and G-type masks masks. A \'flat-hook\' has been fitted to one side. Faint referenece markings to the leather. Sold unwired and without receivers. Good “+” overall. Stock code H15354.