Object detail - Museums Association

Aviation and Miscellaneous Equipment

Organisation
National Museums Scotland
Type
Disposal
Date posted
15.01.2021
Object Description

Mess tin, hexamine stove, compass, calibration chart for wavemeter, US Army Air Forces, Aerial Dead Reckoning Computer, wooden straightedge with compass rose, DR compass mark 1A, Type H oxygen mask and rubber tube.

See attached pdf for more information, including photos and detail on condition. Note that several items contain asbestos or are made with plastics likely to contain asbestos. Transfers to new owners will be done under the museum sector REACH exemption.

If you are interested in these items, please contact us using the details below. Priority will be given to Accredited museums, but all expressions of interest from museums, heritage organisations, voluntary groups, and charities, for any use (such as in handling collections, for practical training, using as spares or as putting back to its original use) 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/

Contact

Liz Mylod
l.mylod@nms.ac.uk
n/a
National Museums Scotland
Chambers Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1JF
United Kingdom

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