100) An original French M 1855 steel cup. this pattern was around from 1855 right through to WW2. this one came with an 1867 dated mug and early mess tins. most likely WW1 but undated just maker marked. it shows surface rust to the outside mixed with the remnants of original paintwork. the handle shows some ancient pitting but all good and strong. the inside again shows ancient surface rust and scratches.