Nicely Marked German Splinter Pattern Paratrooper Bandolier w/Multiple Pouches-This is made of canvas with a splinter camouflage pattern, and has two sets of six 3” by 2 ½” pouches attached together with a neck strap made of the same material. These were utilized for carrying different equipment. Four of the six pockets per side have buttons on both the top and bottom of the pouch; the other two have buttons on only one end. The buttons are metal and finished in a field gray hue. The reverse of each set of pouches has a 7” strap that the user put his arms through to stabilize them. The reverse has a mark and is dated 1942. Textbook example in excellent condition!