This holster is a very high quality, genuine leather scabbard for the WWII era Carbine rifles used with horses, jeeps and other military vehicles. An offshoot of the 1870’s Winchester saddle carbine scabbards, these were termed the M-1938 and used to protect the weapons and to have them at hand for immediate use.
Ottoman government contract Smith and Wesson .44 Henry Rimfire caliber revolver, supplied to the military in the early 1870's and were converted from .44 Russian caliber by Smith & Wesson prior to shipment to meet the terms of the 5,000-gun contract. The revolver was subsequently decorated in the period of use with nearly full coverage of vine and geometric silver damascene inlay. The only areas not covered are the barrel and cylinder flutes and the outer edging.
The Karabiner 98 (K98) Mauser military surplus guns was adopted by the German army in 1935 and was the primary German rifle throughout WWII. It was so reliable and effective that after the war it was used by many countries around the world. Features a working bolt and trigger and moving rear tangent sight. Genuine wood stock. Non-firing, otherwise as life like as you can get. Comes with leather sling. #militaryrifle #rifles