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World War I German G-17 Lederschützmaske Gas Mask and Carrier

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Identifier: X00113

Title: World War I German G-17 Lederschützmaske Gas Mask and Carrier

Description: World War I German G-17 Lederschützmaske leather gas mask with yellow eye lenses and a cylindrical metal can carrier. Cannister contains a compartment in the top with one extra lens wrapped in original packing paper. Mask has a cylindrical green-painted chemical box attached for filtering out gas. The mask is attached to the metal cannister with a cord.

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Dates: circa 1918

Type(s): Mask, Gas

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Subjects: World War, 1914-1918

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