East German Backpack

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$18.00

Used by the East German Army (NVA) between 1968 and 1991 these backpacks are heavily influenced by 19th century European military backpack designs. Made in a cotton blend material in the "raindrop" (Stricheldruckmuster or Ein Strich/Kein Strich) camouflage, these packs have a waterproof lining and storm flap closure.

Details

Used by the East German Army (NVA) between 1968 and 1991 these backpacks are heavily influenced by 19th century European military backpack designs. Made of a nylon/cotton blend material in the "raindrop" (Stricheldruckmuster or Ein Strich/Kein Strich) camouflage, these packs have a waterproof lining and storm flap closure. Steel hooks on the pack attach to the included nylon suspenders. The pack measures 305mm x 279mm x 127mm. Although unissued these packs have light external soiling as a result of long storage.

Specifications

SPECIFICATION METRIC IMPERIAL
Manufacturer Unknown
Width 305mm 12"
Height 279mm 11"
Depth 127mm 5"
Material Nylon/Cotton (Pack)/Nylon (Suspenders)
Authenticity Original
Made In East Germany