Swiss Stoffhaube, type PA-481. Size 59 (73/8). This Swiss designed helmet bears strong similiarites to the RAF D-type and is manufactured in thin unlined white/cream coloured cotton with an elongated neck flap. Rubber receiver carriers with suede 'donuts' are attached from the inside and fitted with British RAF type 32 receivers, stores reference 10A/13466. These are wired to a short pink flecked loom, single pin jackplug and JJ-048 2-pin socket for a microphone. An oxygen mask can be attached via ring press studs. A soft chamois chin strap fastens with a single pronged buckle on one side and single ring press stud at the other. Two single pronged buckled straps at the rear could be used to secure a pair of goggles. Very good condiiton throughout. These unusual and rare helmets were used in early post WW2 aircraft fitted with standard (non ejection) seats. Stock code H24013.