Wallet with bullet hole

This crocodile skin wallet belonged to Private F Rosewall of the 7th Somerset Light Infantry during the First World War. Private Rosewell was wounded during the war, but survived. However, the bullet left its mark on the contents of his wallet, which included family photographs and postcards.
Accession Loan No.
TTNMM : SLI/1392
Simple Name
Common Name
wallet with bullet hole
leather, crocodile skin, paper
Period Classification
Modern (AD 1800-Present)
Collection Class
Twentieth Century
Production Date
1915 (about)
On Display
Somerset Military Museum, Museum of Somerset
Created At
2016-05-07 16:52:25
Updated At
2016-05-07 16:52:25

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