1940s Vintage Old Rare RIASC L Petrol Tin Can Automobile Collectible Brass Cap. Size- 9.9 Inches (L) x 6 Inches (B) x 11.75 Inches (Height). The origin of the corps go back to 1760 when a Commissariat used to exist in the administrative component of the armies three Presidencies of Bengal, Madras and Bombay. In 1878 the separate Commissariats were amalgamated into a single entity and then in 1901 it was renamed the Supply and Transport Corps. During the First World War the corps became a permanent component of the British Indian Army and was renamed the Indian Army Service Corps in 1923.
In 1935 the corps was granted the'Royal' prefix and became known as Royal Indian Army Service Corps (RIASC). You will definitely love it. Wear & tear as visible. See photos for more details & actual condition as photos are also part of description.
Please note that color of the items may vary slightly due to lighting during photo shooting or the monitors display. The item "1940s Vintage Old Rare RIASC L Petrol Tin Can Automobile Collectible Brass Cap" is in sale since Tuesday, February 4, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Gas & Oil\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Cans & Buckets". The seller is "vintagecollections2015" and is located in PHALODI, RAJASTHAN.
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