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Gas mask bag with gas mask

Gas mask bag with gas mask

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1940-1942 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    H Wald & Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Reptile skin

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Deborah Wald

  • Museum number:

    T.542:1, 2-1996

  • Gallery location:

    Fashion, Room 40, case CA11, shelf FIG3 []

Physical description

Light tan reptile skin gas-mask bag with a top closure and long strap with buckle. Containing a gas mask.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1940-1942 (made)


H Wald & Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Reptile skin

Descriptive line

Reptile skin gas-mask bag with gas mask inside, H Wald & Co., Great Britain, 1940-1942


Reptile skin


Accessories; Fashion; Clothing; Europeana Fashion Project


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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