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    unknown brushstroke

    Post by Guessologist on Mon Aug 16, 2010 2:05 am

    Guys,

    Appears to be generating some interest.
    Any ideas as to it's origin? Looks Rhodesian but.....

    http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=250680143282&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT

    Aplogies if you are bidding on this and trying to keep it low-key.


    Cheers,
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    Re: unknown brushstroke

    Post by Philip on Mon Aug 16, 2010 7:14 am

    Cut looks identical to early BDUs. My guess (and just a guess) is commercial.


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    Re: unknown brushstroke

    Post by zvez on Mon Aug 16, 2010 7:23 am

    It looks very much like the adder brand repro rhod. camos from some years ago

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    Re: unknown brushstroke

    Post by nkomo on Mon Aug 16, 2010 1:14 pm

    zvez wrote:It looks very much like the adder brand repro rhod. camos from some years ago

    My thoughts as well, Chris. Looks like someone cut the tags out of this one to enhance the "mystery" around it.


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    Re: unknown brushstroke

    Post by mcoleman762 on Tue Aug 17, 2010 2:45 am

    I'm not sure what that is. It has some Rhodesian pattern influence, but it's really "off". My guess is some sort of Asian commercial piece.

    It's not one of the Adder/Adro copies, as the shirts were only two pocket, and the jackets were an M-65 style with single pocket buttons and a drawcord waist. Plus the pattern and colors are way off.

    Strange piece....

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    Re: unknown brushstroke

    Post by Guessologist on Tue Aug 17, 2010 4:44 am


    Well someone paid nearly $70 for it, so maybe they know something we don't.....

    Thanks for all the comments.


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    Re: unknown brushstroke

    Post by CollectinSteve on Tue Aug 17, 2010 10:58 pm

    Or someone thinks they know something Very Happy Either that or they don't care. I sold an Adro boonie, clearly marked as a repro, for something like $70 a few years back. That was a good sale!

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