M42 Canteen – unmarked tinned example
Maker: It has been said that these canteens where made by VerBliFa(Verenigde Blik Fabrieken) in the Netherlands.
Strap: Dyed pig skin
Flask: Tinned steel 0,8 liter variant
Cup: Tinned steel
Cover: Felt with four painted press studs
Other notes: This canteen was found in the North of the Netherlands from a private home in 2014. The canteen has been said to have been made by the Dutch manufacturer Verenigde Blik Fabrieken who made all the Dutch canteens and messkits before the war in the same unmarked tinned steel.
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F. Suijkerbuijk collection