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Gas mask

Object Number: 
1945.342ab
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Rubber, plastic, cotton, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. ( 31.8 x 17.1 cm )
Description: 
Rubber, plastic, cotton, and iron gas mask; plastic cylinder fastened to grey rubber face piece with two plastic clear eyeholes and grey canvas straps with iron buckles in back; mask fits inside fatigue canvas bag with printed mark on front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of A.J. Alexander
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group