Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1680-1720

Object Number

X.70

Physical Description

Quillon terminals and cap pommel in the form of helmeted heads.

Associations

Places England

Notes

Four plug bayonets with similar hilts, but with straight blades, were offered for sale by Thomas Del Mar (in association with Sotheby's), London 12 December, Lots 297-300 (all with col. illus.), ex Warwick Castle (inv. nos, repectively, E026, E025, E023 & E024). The blades of Lots 297 & 298 were inscribed 'God Save King James the 2' - as on Royal Armouries X.67. (PJL, 26/11/07)