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RAF Beadon Survival Kit Leather Gloves

A rare pair of Leather reinforced Gloves from the Beadon Survival Kit.

Issued in the Tropical Survival Kit these gloves were used for protection, when using the Machete.

They are shown as item No. 8, in the complete reference list (see last two photo's).
Described as - Gloves, soft leather wrist protecting reinforced thumb and forefinger.

Stores Ref No. 22P/10.

This pair are in a good used condition with working Newey fasteners.
They are a slightly miss-matched pair, as is usual with RAF wartime leather gloves (each hand was made in a separate factory).