Country:
Israel
Category:
Respirators
GasMasksRule.org Main Collection

MAMAT

ILRES1002

Type:
MAMAT
Made by:
Shalon Chemical Industries LTD.
Date:
1970-1975
Used  by:
Civilians (Specifically for children aged 0 to 3).
Filter: 3 carbon impregnated fabric filters.

The MAMAT was produced by Shalon Chemical Industries LTD. for Home Front Command from 1970 to 1975. It was distributed to the Israeli population during the first Gulf war.  MAMAT is an abbreviation of “mitgam migun la-taf” which translates to “babies’ defence device”.  Both bottles have the Shalon Chemical Industries LTD. symbol on the base.  Baby doll, stuffed toy dog and blanket are not original and are there for display purposes.