Jerkin, Leather An unusual leather jerkin. Doesn't appear to be British or Indian manufactured. Unlined. 7 button holes. Top 2 buttons are metal, sewn on with metal backing plates. Lower 3 buttons are rivetted on. 2 buttons missing. Only legible markings are on leather under right arm (see photo). From the estate of an RASC officer who served during WW2.
Size: Measures 21" armpit to armpit.
Condition: Leather in reasonable condition. Slightly dry but still supple (has been treated with Pecard leather dressing).. External marks and some surface wear under armpits but no tears/excessive wear. Buttons are in a fragile state.
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