Was developed and issued first in 1931 and found its origin in the square Reichswehr tent. Was patented by Walter Reichert (Warei) in 1929. It is made of a water repellent material called. And is imprinted with a camouflage pattern (developed in 1929) which is also known as Army Splinter Pattern. Basically the shelter quarter was used for 2 purposes: to make a tent and as a rain poncho, but the shelter quarter could be used for a variety of purposes as explained in the official manual H.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Germany\Personal, Field Gear".inc" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia.