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South-West Africa - "Kamelreiter" machete

South-West Africa - "Kamelreiter" machete

South-West Africa - "Kamelreiter" machete

LOT 31-0817
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South-West Africa - "Kamelreiter" machete

Description

Imperial machete used by 7. und 8. Kompanie der Schutztruppe in Gochas und Arahoab, South-West Africa. So-called "Kamelreiter" (Camel cavalry).

Wooden handle. Carved "8. KAM.REITER.KOMP." and dated "21.01.1904". Steel blade. Signs of use and rust.

Length: 63.5 cm.

Condition 3.

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Südwest Afrika - "Kamelreiter" Machete
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