Lot 145 (Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Courageous'), 10th May 2016)
Sold for £3,200
Polished overall but in fine overall condition.
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A 6-BOLT ADMIRALTY PATTERN DIVING HELMET BY SIEBE GORMAN & CO. LTD, LONDON, MATCHED NO. 14394, CIRCA 1930
the bonnet with numbered face plate, spit cock, spring-loaded air inlet with non-return valve and blanking nut, telephone port with stamped blanking nut and adjustable exhaust on corselet, with maker's plate, front and back weight studs and stamped brasses with wing nuts -- 19in. (48cm.) high
Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Courageous'), 10th May 2016