Another WWII USMC Shovel?
Posted 18 June 2017 - 03:52 PM
Posted 19 June 2017 - 05:51 AM
I am pretty sure this and others like it are just a large surplus dealer using left over parts to make something he can sell. Take a left over or rejected blade and handle stamp out a piece to hold them together add a couple of rivets and scrap becomes a salable commodity. Then several years later a militaria dealer gets a hold of it and it becomes a rare prototype, cheap garden spade to valuable collectible in two seconds flat.
Posted 19 June 2017 - 06:38 AM
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