Stores Ref. 10A/12572. Distinctive black painted 'ball-shaped' microphone housing with angular metal on/off switch mounted on the top. Complete with rubber grommet at the point where the wiring enters the housing. Grubby but with a good proportion of original paint remaining - there has possibly been some paint touching up done. Remnants of the original loom remain in place. The switch functions correctly. The type 27 (more commonly known as the Type 28 when 'mounted' was sometimes used with the E-series and G-type oxygen masks in addition to the second pattern microphone carrier masks. Stock code O16463.