Authentic German WW2/post WW2 mess kit. This item is made of light alloy and can carry food or other utensils. This seals well and is lightweight. This item may or may not be exactly what is pictured. It may be similar or from a different year or decade. This may have slightly different parts on the mess kit. This is great for everyday use or for collectors. If you are looking for an exact match, piece or part please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can not guarantee an exact date on these rare pieces.