Monday, August 8, 2022

Rare Diving Helmets And More To Go Under The Hammer


Another diving auction from the Nation’s Attic Inc. will take place on March 6, 2021.

As usual, the auction features a host of diving memorabilia, including some rare diving helmets. Highlights of the helmets on sale include:

    • A US Navy Mark V manufactured on D-Day.
    • Another Mark V equipped for Helium diving.
    • A possible Miller-Dunn 1915 Bronze prototype.

In addition to the rare helmets and accessories, a host of other diving memorabilia is set to go under the hammer, including:

    • A US Divers double hose regulator from 1953.
    • A 1920’s Camera that was used at the Steinhart Aquarium in San Francisco.
    • A 1958 US Divers Kawasaki.
    • A Hans & Lotte Hass related Draeger rebreather.

You can find out more information about diving helmets here or view the online 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!