Friday, July 6, 2012

Danish Army Glass Canteen Model 1873 - Danske hær Feltflaske Model 1873

Dansk Feltflaske

Danmark. Feitfiaske M. 1873

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Rund flad feltflaske i læderetui
Leather covered glass canteen.

Standard issue for the Danish armed forces, 1856 to about 1930.
Round flat water bottle in leather sewn in two pieces of brown leather. Solid strap sewn to the back. The bottle was carried in waist belt, preferably of the infantry. Introduced to replace M. 1852, however, was in use in this century.

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