Parachute harness and jacket

The G. Q. Parachute Company Limited, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
The G. Q. Parachute Company Limited, Manufacturer
Description
Military uniforms; Parachute harness/jacket pilot's jumpsuit. Post World War I. Sleeveless and legless jumpsuit, green canvas fabric. Double zip runs down centre. Two front pockets with zips. Domed flap over each shoulder. Buttons inside jacket. Numerous metal brackets/loops attached.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Canvas
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
A.M. / MANUFACTURED BY / G.Q. PARACHUTE CO. LTD. / WOKING / CONTRACT No. B.57876/39. / 20721 / TYPE PILOT / SMALL Label
27 Hand-written
Accession No
1986.69.1
Credit Line
The G. Q. Parachute Company Limited. Parachute harness and jacket, 1986.69.1. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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