USN Emergency ration for life rafts
By Charms Co. of Bloomfield, New Jersey. Gilt metal tin approximately 10 x 5 x 3cm. with a sardine can type opening 'key'. The contents of the tin, visible on the lid, include sucrose-citric acid tablets, sucrose-lipid citric acid, sucrose-malted milk tablets, multivitamin tablets, chewing gum and a waterproof bag. All provided to give basic sustenence aboard a life raft. These were carried in the survival packs onboard USN boats and aircraft. Very light surface wear/corrosion but in excellent overall condition. Still sealed and complete with all contents and key. Stock code S17294.