ULTRA RARE WWII ORIGINAL SHEATH for V42 CASE FIGHTING KNIFE- FSSF DEVILS BRIGADE. An Ultra Rare, Original, WW2 Sheath for the V42 CASE, Fighting Knife used by the Devils Brigade 1st Special Service Force!
This sheath is 100% original and is pictured in Bill Walters US AND ALLIED MILITARY KNIVES -BOOK II on page 488! The sheath rates excellent plus, and shows slight impressions from the V42 knife that was originally inside this sheath! Unfortunately, the knife was lost to time and was never located! The snap functions properly, although a bit tight.The back of the snap is maker marked RAU CO PROV RI. The snaps show a tiny bit of pitting. The leather remains soft and flexible with no dry rot.
The rivets show some very slight pitting. The leather leg tie is original and in very good condition.
I have double checked the fit with one of my V42 knives and it fits perfectly. Overall, an Ultra Rare, Original WW2 Sheath for your V42, CASE, Fighting Knife! The item "ULTRA RARE WWII ORIGINAL SHEATH for V42 CASE FIGHTING KNIFE- FSSF DEVILS BRIGADE" is in sale since Tuesday, October 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Edged Weapons". The seller is "macsmilitary" and is located in Somerville, Massachusetts.
This item can be shipped to United States.