Russian Soviet VDV Airborne Canteen Water Flask Mess Kit Pot Kettle
Genuine Soviet military unused surplus. Special Russian airborne (vdv) water flask and aluminum mess pot with cover. Belt-hangable canvas case. Made in about 1972.
Сap with a rubber gasket with chain. Bowler is used for cooking over a campfire. Bowler is equipped with a wire-loop handle for hanging and carrying. Made from food-grade aluminum. Capasity of 800ml. Cover of the pot with handle can be used as a plate (bowl) or pan.
It has an aluminum handle – latch. During transportation it locks the entire set.
These were used by Soviet troops in Afghanistan War.
Can be also used for distilling water (see the last picture).