Resistal Mk II Flying Goggles

Item

Title

Resistal Mk II Flying Goggles

Description

Resistal MK. II Flying Goggles

Used by Royal Flying Corps. WWI Goggles

Amber glass lenses with the RESISTAL stickers still attached, are set into a metal frame that is hinged at the bridge. The inside of the frame is lines with green fur and side covers made of olive drab coloured silk.
An olive drab elastic back strap with the name, J. Harold Heaslip printed on it in black ink, is attached with a metal and leather strap adjustment. Both the left and the right sides bear a gold stamp which reads, RESISTAL S.& B. N.Y.

Date

c. 1914-1918

Identifier

002.154.003

Medium

Glass, metal, faux fur, silk, leather

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