Vietnam War Era USAF Aviator's Kit Bag Named to Lt. Reeves
ARTIFACT: Vietnam War era United States Air Force Aviator's kit bag named to Lieutenant Reeves. The front of the bag reads: "AVIATOR'S KIT BAG AN 65051 PROPERTY U.S. GOVERNMENT" and the top features a printed canvas name strip that reads: "LT. REEVES" in block letters. The bag's zipper is fully intact and in wonderful working condition and all the snaps on the cover flap are intact.
VINTAGE: Circa Vietnam War era
SIZE: Approximately 33" wide (laid flat) x 18" ; Bottom: 13" wide; Zipper: 28-1/2"; Zipper Pulls: 1-3/8"; Name Strip: 4-3/4" x 1-1/2"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Heavy cotton duck, thick canvas straps, brass zipper and pulls, painted steel snaps, printed canvas name strip
ATTACHMENT: Brass zipper, flap closure with painted steel snaps, canvas handles
MARKINGS: "AVIATOR'S KIT BAG AN 65051 PROPERTY U.S. GOVERNMENT"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAF militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VJX00 LFJX9/16 psLGEX9/16
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The kit bag shows moderate wear and soiling, the zipper, snaps, and handles remain intact, overall very fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.