Italian Maschera Antigas I.A.C. P.C.38

The Italian Maschera Antigas P.C.38 was made of very thin light brown rubber, and featured a panoramic celluloid lens and central speech diaphragm.  This example was made by Industria Articoli Caoutchouc in 1939.

Maschera Antigas = "Gas Mask"

P.C. = Populazione Civile = "Civilian Population"

Industria Articoli Caoutchouc = "Rubber Articles Industry"

 

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Manufacturer and model stamp on temple "I.A.C. P.C.38 IV"

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License number, date, and model stamp on temple

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Stamp inside mask

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Stamps on head strap

Filter plug
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Screw-on filter plug "SOLO POR ESERCITAZIONE" (For practice only)

Filter plug
Filter plug

Screw-on filter plug "SOLO POR ESERCITAZIONE" (For practice only)