Item Description
*ITEM:  AMES 1944 US Military WWII Gear Trenching Shovel*MANUFACTURER:  Ames is stamped into the shovel head*MODEL:  Trenching Shovel with tilt head*YEAR:  1944 is stamped into the shovel head. 1945 is stamped onto the sheath.*MATERIAL:  Steel head with a wood handle*MEASURES:  27" long unfolded*CONDITION:  This shovel was well used and it shows it. The point on the shovel head is worn down, lots of surface rust, dings, knicks, scratches, marks and wear. The wooden handle is weather faded and the handle finish is completely gone. The screw down head lock is functioning well. The shovel head sheath is weather worn and color faded. The side seams of the head sheath on one side are split apart with rotten stitching. The steel belt hanger on the back is bent out of shape. The military shovel has had a full life.Product Features* Folding shovel head* Well used WWII military collectable*A picture that can be magnified to full screen will be sent upon request.*Buyer is responsible for any maintenance or repairs needed if any.*This item will be sold "as-is" in used and antique condition. No warranties or guarantees come with the purchase of this item.*Buyer is responsible for making sure all is correct with the item and the item will suit the buyers needs and expectations before purchase. Buyer is responsible for making sure purchase of this item is not a mistake.*Items sold are inspected and photographed at different angles before being boxed up and shipped to the buyer. Any attempts to return broken items in exchange for what's been shipped to the buyer, make the purchase and exchange parts that are needed then send unit back for a refund, extort partial refunds or get a refund due to a mistake made by the buyer in the purchase of the item will be reported immediately.****SHIPPING DETAILS*Please email me your zip code to get the exact shipping charge before purchasing. The fixed price shipping charge given is for the longest shipping distance in the U.S.The shipping weight will be 4 1/2 lb and .75 cents for delivery confirmation. Shipping insurance is the buyers responsibility to add at time of payment if wanted. A handling fee is charged to cover the time and any expenses associated with the packing and shipping of packages. Anything left is put towards the selling fee's.SORRY, NO LOCAL PICKUPS*Please email me your zip code to get the exact shipping charge before purchasing. The fixed price shipping charge given is for the longest shipping distance in the U.S.*All packages will be shipped USPS parcel post unless arrangements are made prior to the purchase4.8P698B43711IMG4425,26,27