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HELP! on leather flying helmet please

Article about: Hello guy's, please could you help me ID this flying helmet ? i havent a clue about it, i have seen similar but would like to know anything about it if you could help please, many thanks Ron

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    Default HELP! on leather flying helmet please

    Hello guy's, please could you help me ID this flying helmet ? i havent a clue about it, i have seen similar but would like to know anything about it if you could help please,
    many thanks Ronnie
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    Default Re: HELP! on leather flying helmet please

    hi, it is british WW2 naval fleet air arm first pattern 'C' type flying helmet. a nice one also, not rare but not common.

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    Default Re: HELP! on leather flying helmet please

    I bielive it's a british RAF flying helmet, ww2. Its not my field ( and I am about to go to bed) but I think it's a type c.

    Cheers
    Jason

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    thanks Aster would you have any idea on value please? (not my line of collecting you see)
    cheers Ronnie

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    And thank you too Jason

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    Default Re: HELP! on leather flying helmet please

    Hi Ronnie, you are looking at around the 200 - 220 mark.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Default Re: HELP! on leather flying helmet please

    hi, Ade - you are a little high. Prices for RAF kit have softened.This is missing the loom, receivers and ear cup cushions. I'd say it was more in the 125-140 pounds range.

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    Default Re: HELP! on leather flying helmet please

    Thanks guy's it still has the rubber inserts in the ear covers is this the "cushions" you mean aster?
    thanks again, Ronnie

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