Waffenmeister MG42 spare parts tin
A nice original small spares tin for the MG34/42. This particular one contains a majority of MG42 specific parts and remains exactly as found. The tin itself is maker coded 'evx' to denote production by Baumeister, Ad., Metallwarenfabrik, Luedenscheid/Westfallen.
These small spare parts tins would have been stored and utilised by a Waffenmeister (armourer) and were often stored within the specialist 'V-kasten' (Vorratskasten) tool box.