USAAF electrically heated flying gloves
By Fox Chase Knitting Mills Inc. (I. Miller Parachute Division). Size 9. For use with the F-2 & F-3 electrically heated flying suits. Developed between November 1942 & September 1943. Seal brown leather 5-finger glove with a twin layer knitted wool lining containing the wiring & 2 press-stud connectors to fasten to the suits. Elasticated insert at the wrist & single press-stud adjustment on the cuff. U.S.A.A.F. labelled. The leather is in beautifully soft supple and clean condition showing virtually no use or wear. The linings are excellent bar a coupleof small holes - possibly where joined together when new? Essentially these appear unused. Extremely rare gloves in this condition. Stock code GA17426.