We have always considered and collected these commercial masks and helmets as industries tribal art. Examples can be elegant in their simplicity or bazaar and complex. They are always unique, suprising and filled with personality.
Early Sprayers Safety Suit on Custom Museum Stand
This Industrial outfit has a striking tribeI and sculptural presence. It displays well on its handmade museum quality Stand. I almost never sell items from my museum collection. Here is your opportunity to get your hands on one of the more interesting examples I own. It's not only a surviving example early 20th century Industrial gear. It has a striking sculptural presence. The tank is large early riveted details and a back support for the worker. The top has an oversized valve and hand pumps to pressurize the contents. The helmet is cast in one piece aluminium and still has the original warn leather shroud. It stands over 3 foot tall. 38 in.Hx13 in.Wx14 in.D $3,200