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Description
Life Jacket. A yellow, sleeveless life jacket with left and right front buoyancy tanks. The right side of the jacket has a metal release lever for inflating the bag with gas. There are upper and lower chest straps and 2 long tapes that are attached to the back of the jacket and pass between the wearer's legs to tie in the front.

A label sewn into the life jacket: 'AM / Contract Stores Ni / 4779/C/37B / Types Flap / Size Large'.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic/Polyester
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton
Processed Material/Textile/Canvas
Signature/Marks and Type
A. M. / CONTRACT No. STORES / 4779/C/37.B / TYPE FLAP / SIZE LARGE Maker's Mark
Accession No
2011.551
Credit Line
Life Jacket [RNZAF], 2011.551. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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