WWII Military Issue Canvas Rucksack
WWII Military issue canvas rucksack.
All the leather and web straps are in good order, there are no holes in the canvas though the canvas has faded through age, and there are some rust marks, and dirt marks on the canvas. All draw strings are present with the metal end pieces inplace. On the front of the flap there is a capital E. The metal zip on the front flap has seized shut. Inside the rucksack the leather label states NESTA LTD 1941, with the military arrow symbol, through other ownership three other addresses have been hand written on (the owner told me that his neighbour had given it to him to use on his cub, and scout camps in the 1950s. Then on the canvas it is stamped modified by JC & Co 1943. On the sides there is a rectangle on both side which look like there would have been a badges on either side.
The frame is complete and sturdy Height 47cm Width approx 50cm