German gas mask canister in tan camouflage, « DAK »
Superb early German gas mask canister in tan « DAK » tropical camouflage paint, 1940 dated example. An excellent example that has been spray camouflaged in a light khaki tan paint. The canister itself retains well over 95% of its period finish. Some evidence of normal usage is present to include scuffs, scraps and wear. The canister is in untouched and as found state. Complete with all straps present. The straps show some use, remain dusty and some rust bleeds present. The canister itself in black paint is stencil serial numbered to one of the former owners « 199 / Andrä ». The detailed photos below show in great detail all the dust dirty and natural accumulation over the decades. Etched along the top cover are a rank and name to another possible owner matching what is on the lense cover « Obgefr. Seipold 1/9 ». A really choice camouflage canister that is difficult to find and highly desirable. Choice.
The items presented for sale by Lux Military Antiques are historical authentic period pieces. We are highly recognized by all our customers for our quality and authenticity of all the items presented on our site. We can issue a certificate of authenticity for each item ordered if desired. This can be done by simply choosing the "With Certificate of Authenticity" purchase option before placing an order. This can be useful for insurance purposes or for future selling of the item.
All payments are to be made in Euros (€). We accept various payment forms including: bank transfers , PayPal, cash payments, as well as credit cards. Credit card payments can be made on our site provided by Ingenico ePayments Security System.
Shipping costs are automatically calculated based on the total weight/dimensions of the parcel and its delivery address. Deliveries are sent by the company TNT with the ability to track the package to its final destination. A tracking number and signature confirmation will be provided as well. If you prefer a more secure and insured shipment method by Fedex, simply contact us, and we will submit a request for a price for your shipment.