Genuine World War One Tank Crew'Splatter' Mask. Dates To 1917 / 1918... These Masks Were Introduced In 1917 To Protect Tank Crews from Small Particles of Metal & Lead Paint Fragments.... Which Were Sent Flying Across The Inside of The Tank When It Came Under Fire.
The Upper Section of Metal Construction Covered With Leather, The Eye Apertures Pierced With Horizontal Vision-Slits... Some Wear Consistent With Age.. From A Very Good Country House Clearance In Suffolk.A Very Rare & Interesting Piece of WW1 Memorabilia!!! VERY LOW STARTING PRICE & NO RESERVE- GRAB YOURSELF A BARGAIN. I Can Be Contacted About Any Of The Items I Have For Sale On 07876277331. The item "Ultra Rare WW1 Tank Crew Splatter Mask- Leather Chain Mail Trench War Vintage" is in sale since Thursday, June 18, 2015.
This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Other World War I Militaria". The seller is "rickie_64" and is located in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. This item can be shipped worldwide.