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Mauser Model 1871/84 ammo pouch, curved small box model with 15 impregnated cloth ammo loops internally.

£155

 

A scarce Imperial German issue Mauser Model 1871/84 ammo pouch, curved small box model with 15 impregnated cloth ammo loops internally. Brown leather body with outward opening lid has closing straps to both ends with brass securing studs. Two belt loops to the rear which are retained by brass studs to the underside of the box with brass belt loop between the straps. 15 removable internal stiff cloth loops to retain the rounds in the box. Stamped to the inside of the lid 121 R 1888. A smaller 15 round capacity ammo box often issued to the men of the elite Jaeger Rifle regiments they would be worn in pairs to allow the user 30 rounds of spare ammunition for his rifle. In good condition with intact loops, closing straps and good stitching throughout. A nice example of a scarce Imperial German army issue ammo pouch.

Kings Shilling Antiques,
Fultons Building, 
Bisley Camp, 
Brookwood, 
WOKING, 
Surrey         GU24 0NZ

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