What you have there is a neat version of the coconut canteen. Look at the buckle, that's not the usual version with a rolling buckle, but a buckle with prong and holes made in the web to fasten it. I also have this variant in my collection, that's a nice one...not so common...
"I didn't use any weapon in combat during the war, but i killed hundreds, perhaps thousands of men...they're now at the bottom of the sea"
Walter Borg (ex-MI6) Agent and radio operator in Malta, Tunisia and Italy between 1941 and 1945. Arrested twice, tortured twice, escaped twice, survived the war...
"The future torments us, the past holds us, that is why the present escapes us."
In Memoriam :
Laurent Huart (1964-2008)
It's a very nice,original "coconuss" ....enjoy it!