Condition: Great, with the leather still soft and supple but there is chipping and crackling along with a small cut on the top right in only the top layer of the leather. All of the stitching is tight but the strap is broken.The holster features wear from use and age, including some scratches. The holster is marked: US ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL 1915. It is the rare M1912 cavalry holster, designed with the leather leg strap and back drain hole. The holster is for the Colt Model 1911 A1.45 pistol and would have been issued to an officer during WW1.
These original M1912 WW1 holsters are extremely difficult to find, especially in this condition, so don't miss out on this one! The item "WW1 Calvary Leather M1912 Holster for US 1911 Colt. 45 Pistol 1915 RIA" is in sale since Wednesday, December 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Personal, Field Gear". The seller is "tylerjamest" and is located in Roseville, California.
This item can be shipped worldwide.