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49 items: body unit for F46 camera; tripod stand; petrol can; spider leg-type metal stand; cone-shaped metal cover; Coles Crane Jib lamp; model aircraft parts; Air raid warden ID card; ARP whistle and key; decoder video; ephemera relating to WW2 including knitting patterns, a blank diary, and aircraft identification booklet; 2 tankards, 5 playing cards, cigarette lighter, RAF whistle and box of badges and buttons; telephone handset; gun sight aim point camera 16mm; wooden crate with 4 metal latches; 3 x fire extinguishers.
See attached pdf for more information, including photos and detail on condition. Note that several items are constructed with historic plastics, which may encapsulate some asbestos fibres. Transfers to new owners will be done under the museum sector REACH exemption. The fire extinguishers have been emptied and depressurised.
If you are interested in these items, please contact us using the details below. Priority will be given to Accredited museums and those taking the entire group, but all expressions of interest will be considered. Interested parties will be contacted after two months of advertising.
For further information on National Museums Scotland’s deaccessioning and disposals policy, see https://www.nms.ac.uk/collections-research/collections-and-research-policies/collection-disposal/
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