RAF C-type flying helmet, late pattern
Stores Ref. 22c/879, size 3 (71/8 - 7 3/8). The leather is in very good overall condition, completely supple and quite clean. There is minor scuffing and light wear but no damage. Some soft verdigris deposits are evident on metal parts but these are quite easy to remove using methylated spirits. Faintly embossed with war department broad arrow and stores reference details. All goggle straps are good and retain most of the original coating on the press studs. The lining has average soiling and some wear but no significant damage. Good rubber receiver carriers. The chinstrap is worn, faded and grubby but does retain some elasticity. Fully wired with a light tan coloured loom, type 32 (10A/13466) receivers and black cased bell jackplug. A good '+' used example. Stock code H21939.