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Old 25th August 2020, 04:51 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Ian
Is it possible that yours is also WWII vintage?
It was certainly not new in the mid 1970s when I acquired it and it has not added much appearance of further aging, so it surely could be older than my guess. Perhaps, if not very likely, the black electrical tape wrapping of the scabbard replaced an original traditional wrapping more like yours.
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