Leather-bound length of MG08 barrel, with le…

Leather-bound length of MG08 barrel, with leather wrist strap used as a trench club. This unusual (possibly unique) trench club is probably German in origin. It is constructed from the cut-down barrel of a German MG 08 machine-gun, which has been bound in leather. The barrel, evidently, had been discarded due to damage, or having simply become worn-out.