Swiss Army Cowhide Backpack with front pocket - Model 1939
Very good but used condition Swiss Army cowhide packback (rucksack) from the Swiss Army dated 1946. Made by F. Fuhnen Sattler Emmenbrucke 46 (marked in the leather). It also has the name (dog) tag from the former owner "Matti Hans S"
The bag features pouches on both sides of the front flap and inside the the main compartment. The back of the pack includes two leather pads at the ... read more
Pessler & Sohn Military Geological Compass
Pessler & Sohn a German company from Freiberg (Saxony). Founded at the beginning of the 20th century. Astronomical and geodetic instruments. The instruments of this company were used in WWI and WWII for geological surveys, Hildebrand in Freiberg made exactly the same compasses but for Artillery purpose.
The company was nationalized by the new DDR in 1951 and became part of the V... read more
4-piece Field cutlery of the NVA (DDR) National People's Army
4-piece Field cutlery of the (DDR) National People's Army in excellent condition. With maker's mark ABS Rostfrei DDR read more
Wehrmacht 4 piece cutterly set (1941-42)
4-piece field cutlery for the Wehrmacht World War 2. The spoon and the fork are from 1941, the cutlery holder annex. can and bottle opener is from 1942. The knife is also original but was not dated. Marked by the maker H.H.L. Which stands for Heinrich Haupt from Lüdenscheid Westphalia. Also on the knife the mark Rostfrei. The set is in very good condition. read more
chamois leather bag marked SS
Leather Chamois bag Marked with SS stamp. No other markings present. Late war making, for example the stich work has been done quickly.
Leather is in very good soft and flexible condition
Size = 63 cm x 39,5 cm
String to close the bag is not long enough anymore. read more
SS marked jute Rucksack
Rucksack (backpack) made out of jute
SS stamps on leather straps and the backpack flap innerside, Also with stamp of the eagle and swastika. No maker marks present. Most likely late war made, lack of materials, like cotton therefor jute was used.
Size 64 m x 58 cm read more
HEERES VERPFLEGUNGS SACK 1944
Original German army jute rations sack dated 1944. H.Vpfl. (Heeres Verpflegung)
These sacks were used for all of army rations and to transport loose cans of food, from beans or grain, to loaves of bread, etc...
This one is very special although dirty of its use. But it looks like it had three lives.
1. First as a sack for the company in Kiel Augus... read more