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    Lot of Three British WWI Era Leather Flying Helmets. Comprising: 1) Brown leather chamois-lined flying helmet with buckle chinstrap. Typical British construction of the period with pads mounted just forward of the ear holes to dampen the wind noise. All snaps and buckles present. The leather is a bit brittle and a few seams are compromised. The chamois lining is partially missing. Good condition. 2) Brown leather flight helmet, chamois lined with some rabbit fur along the neck. Interior is Broad Arrow stamped. Some flaking and dry spots to the leather, else good condition. 3) Brown leather rabbit fur lined flying helmet. No maker's marks. Chinstrap buckle lacking, else very good condition. From the collection of Dr. Douglas Harman.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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