Beta cloth protective cover for the astronaut’s oxygen umbilical.
Covers the actual flight oxygen umbilical during ground tests.
Label in large print instructs “REMOVE COVER PRIOR TO FLIGHT.”
Splits into two smaller sleeves for the hose connections to the suit. These are labeled "LL" which was a designation used for the Skylab rescue
mission configuration of the Command Module, for use by the crewman at the "Lower Left" position.
Snaps on the outside of the cover would retain the electrical umbilical ("cobra cable").
Soiled in some areas.
Identical to the cover that would have been used for the commander.
Price: US$ SOLD
This item came from the Charles Bell estate. Bell was a NASA employee at the Kennedy Space Center and a lifelong collector of space