WW1 Cavalry Officers Water Bottle
Cavalry Pattern water bottle in leather carrier. Tapered cylindrical glass water bottle with nickel silver closure. Leather carrier with adjustable leather strap with buckle and leather tongue at bottom for mounting to the side of the saddle. Leather cover at top with leather strap and buckle for closure. No visible markings. Leather is soft and pliable with strong stitching with the glass also being in excellent condition with no cracks or chips. Leather has shrank over the years causing the leather closure to no longer reach. Otherwise in very good condition. Measures 10 1/2″ in length with a 7″ leather tongue. A very rare item.