Goggles, Flying, United States Navy

Goggles, Flying, United States Navy

     

These flying goggles were a British design and were issued to American military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment during World War I.

Donated by A. C. Harlander

Physical Description:
United States Navy (USN) issued flying goggles; aluminum frames with cotton eye cups with fleece padding; glass lenses with discolored xylonite anti-shatter coating; broken elastic strap.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Frames: Aluminum
Lenses: Glass
Eye Pads: Cotton with fleece padding
Strap: Elastic
Dimensions
3-D: 22.9 x 3.8 x 7.6cm (9 x 1 1/2 x 3 in.)

These flying goggles were a British design and were issued to American military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment during World War I.

Donated by A. C. Harlander

Physical Description:
United States Navy (USN) issued flying goggles; aluminum frames with cotton eye cups with fleece padding; glass lenses with discolored xylonite anti-shatter coating; broken elastic strap.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Frames: Aluminum
Lenses: Glass
Eye Pads: Cotton with fleece padding
Strap: Elastic
Dimensions
3-D: 22.9 x 3.8 x 7.6cm (9 x 1 1/2 x 3 in.)

ID: A19620048000