Object Title

Bayonet and sheath

Bayonet and sheath

Date

1915

Object Number

X.1512

Provenance

From Mr K.Roberts, Pudsey, W.Yorks

Physical Description

A short bladed bayonet with a slightly clipped point and no fullers. The crossguard is of heavy blued steel and has a ring and short quillon with rolled finial. The grips are two piece walnut secured with two slotted screws. The pommel is squared with a sprung release stud. The brown leather scabbard has a single loop frog and a steel locket.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 372 mm, blade: 255 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Pommel: ROSS RIFLE CO QUEBEC PATENTED 1907.

Associations

Places Canada

Notes

Refer to acquistion file.