$225.00

SKU: GR15856 Categories: , Product ID: 4276

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CARRIER & SHOVEL – CARRIER GERMAN MAKER MARKED (ELBERFELD) AND DATED 1915 WITH GERMAN “FOLDED EAR” POINTED SHOVEL (ONLY GERMANS DID THIS), UNMARKED. POSSIBLY MADE FOR THE AUSTRIANS. CARRIER HAS TWO LOOPS TO HANG FROM THE BELT BUT THE SHOVEL IS CARRIED WITH HANDLE UP INSTEAD OF HANGING DOWN. FIRST OF THESE WE HAVE SEEN, GOOD-VG, NEEDS TREATED. SHOVEL HAS 60% FIELDRAY PAINT (ONE RIVET HAS HEAD MISSING). LOT. THIS IS THE FIRST CARRIER OF THIS TYPE AND FOLDED RIVETED POINTED GERMAN SHOVEL WE HAVE SEEN.