There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Opening Bid
:
Current Bid:
Reserve Amount:

You are the current high bidder on this lot with a secret maximum bid of %bidPretty%.
(%bidBP% w/Buyer's Premium (BP) ).


Notice: You are the current high bidder on this lot, but the next highest bid is within one increment. That means that any additional bids on this lot will outbid you. To increase your chances of winning, enter your highest maximum bid.

You are the current high bidder on this lot with a secret maximum bid of %bidPretty%.
(%bidBP% w/Buyer's Premium (BP) ).

You are the current high bidder on this lot.
(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Your secret maximum bid of %bidPretty% has been outbid.

Your secret maximum bid of %bidPretty% does not meet the reserve.

(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Your secret maximum bid does not meet the reserve.
(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Lot
40271

Russian High Altitude Compensation Suit with GSh-6A Helmet, Gloves, Overgloves, Boots, and Original Wooden Container, Circa 19... (Total: 5 Items)

2012 May 12 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas #6087

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: May 12, 2012
Item Activity: 3 Internet/mail/phone bidders
973 page views
Location: Heritage Auctions
3500 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219

Description:
Russian High Altitude Compensation Suit with GSh-6A Helmet, Gloves, Overgloves, Boots, and Original Wooden Container, Circa 1980s. Used by Soviet pilots and still in use today, designed for long-duration, high-altitude flights. The suit bears zippers and numerous string ties as used for size adjustment. Two hoses that jut from the torso are made to connect to the cockpit where the suit's pressure is controlled. Bladders extend down each leg and arm. Storage bag included. The helmet (rarely included with suit) includes the oxygen hose and communications cables. Black leather gloves and heavy overgloves (mittens) come with this lot as well as the suit carry bag and 13.5" diameter x 14" wooden crate. Suit, gloves, and boots in like-new condition. Helmet shows wear.

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Large (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image



FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
882,413
bidder-members
$971,764,337
sold in the last year
VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
CONSIGNMENTS WANTED
Only 15 days left to consign to the 2014 November 8 Legends of the West Signature Auction - Dallas!
Learn About Consigning With Us
Heritage has provided essentially flawless service.
J.T.
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
Weekly Internet Rare Books and Autographs Auctions
Weekly Internet Rare Books and Autographs Auctions
REALIZED $18,730.00
HISTORICAL SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey