Swiss Ammo Pouch

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Swiss Ammo Pouch

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Stumbled across this leather Swiss Ammo pouch

Manufactured in 1887 for use with their Vetterlis, they were later modified to hold the GP90 6 round clips for the 1889 Straight Pull
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The pouch was modfied by adding wooden blocks to support the GP90 6 Round Clips.
Loose rounds were carried in the loops on the front of the pouch.
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Thats pretty cool. Remarkable shape as well.
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Very interesting. Thanks for sharing!
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