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Title Pilot Helmet
Date 1920s
Collection Western Airlines Uniforms: Pilots
Object Name Helmet, Aviator's
Catalog Number 1987.114.2
Description Brown leather pilot's helmet. Chin strap with metal buckle. Metal snap closures on sides of helmet to hold googles. Manufacturer's label: "Scully Air Mail Helmet, Scully Bros. Los Angeles" Size Medium.
Artist/Maker Scully Sportswear, Inc.
Depth (in) 7.75
Height (in) 14.5
Width (in) 5.75
Dimension Details Dimensions taken without stand
Provenance This helmet was probably worn by a Western Air Express pilot.
Search Terms Western Air Express
Western Airlines
Subjects Helmets
Airline pilots
Air mail service
Protective clothing
Credit line Western Airlines