$249.50

SKU: GR14527 Categories: , Product ID: 4246

Description

BELT – AUSTRIAN ENLISTED ISSUE: THIS IS THE COMPLETE BELT WITH BRASS BUCKLE AND KEEPER. BELT PLATE STILL RETAINS TRACES OF ORIGINAL GILT WASH (EXC), ORIGINAL LEATHER BELT IS 37″ (TIP TO TIP), GOOD (SHOWING LONG FIELD USE – ONE NICK IN SIDE – PROBABLY DONE WHILE STROPPING A RAZOR FOR SHAVING – BELTS WERE VERY POPULAR FOR THIS!). THE “TONGUE” PORTION THAT HELD THE BUCKLE PROBABLY BROKE SO THE SOLDIER REMOVED IT AND MOUNTED THE BUCKLE RIGHT TO THE BELT ITSELF TO CONTINUE USEING IT IN THE FIELD. KEEPER NICELY MARKED “ADOLF MULLER & SOHNE/ WEIN”. THIS IS A SCARCE BELT, 100% ORIGINAL, ONLY THE 2ND ONE WE HAVE OWNED.