Monday, July 4, 2022

Diving Memorabilia Auction Date Announced


The Nation’s Attic Inc. has announced its next historical diving memorabilia auction will take place on December 4th, 2021.

The auction features a host of historical equipment, including the legendary US Navy Mark V diving helmet, with several other World War II examples on offer. In addition, there is a Mark V helium helmet up for sale that saw service on the USS Brunswick.

Adside from the helmets, there is a host of memorabilia from the 1940s and 1950s up for grabs, including:

  • The first US Divers double hose regulator.
  • Zodiac Super Sea Wolf dive watch.
  • A Tarzan underwater camera housing.
  • Rare to find diving manuals.
  • A Telegraph from a ship’s engine room.
  • A selection of dive knives, books, and badges.

You can find the auction here.

Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life!