Leather rifle bucket : Australian Light Horse

Place Oceania: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne
Accession Number REL29519
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Heraldry
Physical description Leather; Brass
Maker Michaelis Hallenstein & Co Pty Ltd
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Blocked brown leather rifle bucket with flange and strap for attachment to saddle. Stamped on flange with manufacturer's details, broad arrow and date 1941. Also known as 'Bucket, Carbine, Cavalry MkII, Pattern 1920.'

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