The pack has a unique salt and pepper look from using a special flax & nettle canvas instead of normal cotton canvas. This makes it really thick and hardy. The leather is still quite supple and looks amazing given the age.
Measures 20" long, 16" wide, and about 6 deep. The item "Vintage 1959 Swiss Army Military Canvas & Leather Rucksack Backpack" is in sale since Monday, February 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Surplus\Personal, Field Gear\Bags & Packs". The seller is "edwinhawkwind" and is located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.This item can be shipped to United States.