Helmet, Flying, Winter, United States Army Air Service

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This type of helmet was furnished by the Bureau of Aircraft Production to World War I military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment.

Transferred from the War Department, Bureau of Aircraft Production

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Service flying helmet; black leather exterior with brown caracul fur lining; chin strap with buckle; ear holes with leather covers; brow flap with caracul fur lining.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Helmet Shell: Leather
Helmet Lining: Caracul
Dimensions
Clothing: 17.8 x 27.9 x 30.5cm (7 x 11 x 12 in.)

This type of helmet was furnished by the Bureau of Aircraft Production to World War I military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment.

Transferred from the War Department, Bureau of Aircraft Production

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Service flying helmet; black leather exterior with brown caracul fur lining; chin strap with buckle; ear holes with leather covers; brow flap with caracul fur lining.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Helmet Shell: Leather
Helmet Lining: Caracul
Dimensions
Clothing: 17.8 x 27.9 x 30.5cm (7 x 11 x 12 in.)

ID: A19190015000