Swiss Medic / Radio Operator Large Cowhide Backpack (L04)
Original issued large-type Swiss Military backpack. These large-type backpacks were typically issued to either medics or radio operators. Backpack has one large main compartment only.
The main compartment has a large outer flap that is secured with two adjustable leather straps on the left and right corners. One adjustable leather strap runs vertically over the main flap. There is a pocket on the backside of the main flap. Inside, two adjustable leather straps secure two flaps over the main compartment.
The inside canvas of the main compartment has a KMV "Privat" stamp indicating that this backpack was released after service for private ownership.
Leather is in very good condition. The external cowhide is in very good to excellent condition, with very thick hair. There is some wear on the bottom of the back side where the pack would have sat against the soldier's lower back. The inner canvas is discolored.
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