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cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
21 Oct 2021 9:10AM
We sometimes forget that those who lived through the wars had to carry to their gas masks everywhere...

Colour today😁
ZenTony Plus
5 10 1 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 9:13AM
What a horror that must have been Leo. Great photographic find though.
Tony
21 Oct 2021 9:36AM
Both versions work for me, Leo.
A mask like that would be anti everything.
It probably even killed its owner. Wink

JohnSmile
jacomes Plus
6 30 43 Portugal
21 Oct 2021 9:48AM
how long ago was that discarded? One from Grandad's attic ?
Well spotted , Leo. colour for me today.
James
bliba Plus
16 2 Austria
21 Oct 2021 10:03AM
both are very good - prefer the mono - excellent treatment Wink
21 Oct 2021 10:11AM
WOW!! that is a museum piece, Leo. Well spotted.
Mike
Jukka Plus
10 1 Finland
21 Oct 2021 10:17AM
Looks like 100 years old , ok , Leo , but the color version for me , please! SmileSmileSmile

Jukka
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
21 Oct 2021 11:45AM
Quite the find Leo , great shot , both for me
Ian
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 12:13PM
You do find the most extraordinary subjects Leo...
I wonder what the story was here. Excellent shots, Isabel GrinGrin
mistere Plus
8 9 4 England
21 Oct 2021 12:24PM
A wonderful find Leo. I have one of those, found it lying on the seabed. Must have been horrible, having to carry it around and
never knowing if you'd have to use it.
mac Plus
20 13 Scotland
21 Oct 2021 12:29PM
Looks pretty ancient. I wonder if an army issue or one for paint spraying? I think in this case, the colour is my choice, Leo.
Ian
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 1:02PM
Well spotted, this instrument of torture.Smile
ivor
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 20 Canada
21 Oct 2021 1:47PM
Maybe someone was doing a movie scene in your woods and it got dropped and forgotten. Well captured Leo. I think the colour version this time.
saltireblue Plus
11 12.4k 78 Norway
21 Oct 2021 2:22PM
The lead for me, Leo.
I guess that if you die because it is letting in what it is designed to keep out, then it's time to change it...
Fefe Plus
10 61 37 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 4:17PM
Someone trying to 'Make do and Mend'?
franken Plus
19 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 4:24PM
Mono for me, Leo.
I can remember my grandmother had one of these in a cupboard and I've no idea what happened to it.

Ken.
cooky Plus
17 6 6 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 5:35PM
Both good but colour has the edge on detail. Definitely seen some action and if only it could speak, then again the story would be painful Leo.

Your woodlands continue to throw up conundrums!

Kath
pink Plus
18 6.9k 9 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 7:57PM
Both versions good in their own right
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.0k 2467 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2021 9:17PM
Had to come back with a UA. I'd love to know the history...
dark_lord Plus
17 2.9k 787 England
21 Oct 2021 10:57PM
Very creepy this one Leo, I hope it's one that's just been discarded and not used in some live military exercise.
22 Oct 2021 5:49AM
I like the mono - fascinating find Leo !!
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
22 Oct 2021 2:42PM
Lovely tones and textures in both mono and colour, but think it stands out better in colour 👍 I think you definitely need to change your mask, Leo!! 😁
Trev 😀

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