NAVY WW2 'C' TYPE FLYING HELMET Mk I
A good used condition Mk I Navy ’C’ type flying helmet. Helmet is in very good used condition, showing very light age scuffing to leather exterior with early pattern, ’Bennett’s’ buckle and leather chin strap.
All straps and poppers present and in good working order. Chamois leather interior very grubby due to use and with wear at the buckle point to the interior of the helmet.
Complete with Mk II Gosport Tube receiver and replaced RCAF foam ear cushions. (Receivers marked AM Crown 65 / 154. Ear cushions marked CL RCAF 22L 16).
Ear receiver cover zips in good working order, but with pull tags absent.
There is a good clear Navy marking being a Crown and Anchor on the buckle fitting backing.
A very nice hard to find helmet.
This is a SOLD Item.
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