Goggles, Flying, United States Army Air Corps

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Donated by Mrs. Jefferson Patterson

Materials

  • Lenses: Plexiglass
  • Frames: Aluminum
  • Eye Pads: Rubber
  • Strap: Elastic

Dimensions

3-D: 10.2 x 2.5 x 7cm (4 x 1 x 2 3/4 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

United States Army Air Corps flying goggles; polarized plexiglas lenses with aluminum frame hinged at nose bridge; white rubber eye pads; green elastic strap with ink pen text "MARVIN BRECKINRIDGE"; leather tabs with gold manufacturer's stamp logo; gold letter text "RESISTAL S & B N.Y." on logo.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Inventory Number

A19830219000