Swiss Medic / Radio Operator Large Cowhide Backpack (L08)
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.
Leather overall is in very good condition. The outer flap shows very little wear. Light wear on the backside from friction against the soldier's back. Light wear on the bottom panel with a few patches of missing fur. The inner canvas has light discoloration, and the main compartment's canvas has a pair of stains.
KMV Privat stamp found on the inner canvas of the main compartment.
Small wood plank found tucked in to one of the side panel's leather loops with the name "Gilgen Ami" written on it.
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