7/26/18 - This is an original 1939 dated German gas mask from WW2. The mask comes with the original holding canister and all the straps in tact. The canister is in great shape with minimal exterior wear. Most of the paint is in tact and there are no dents. The lid is maker stamped John A-G and dated 1939. The mask has a waffen eagle WaA 104 ink stamp and is excellent overall. Each lens is 1939 dated (when looking from the outside) and ink stamped (when looking on the inside). The straps are fully adjustable and all in tact. Guaranteed original and authentic.