RAF C-type flying helmet, early pattern
Stores ref. 22c/450. Size 2. The leather is in good '+' overall condition - clean, supple and showing relatively light use/wear. Fitted with 4 goggle straps. These are in very good condition and the press studs retain most of the original coating. Very good Bennett buckle and a good chinstrap complete with metal end tip. The rubber receiver carriers are both good/undamaged. Light even soiling to the lining - more on the donuts, one of which has a small split (see photographs). Initialled to 'WJB' of the RNZAF. Clear Air Ministry King's crown embossed marks near the chin tab. Sold unwired. Good '+' used overall. Stock code H21757.