Object Title

Bayonet and scabbard - Bayonet and scabbard for Mauser Model 1889

Bayonet and scabbard - Bayonet and scabbard for Mauser Model 1889

Date

about 1889

Object Number

PR.2839

Provenance

YUST; C H; MARYLAND USA

Physical Description

Single edged, fullered blade. Hooked quillon and muzzle ring on either side of crosspiece. Hilt has wooden grips and metal pomel with stud and groove for attachment to rifle. Scabbard of metal construction, painted black. With beaded end to chape.

Dimensions

Whole, without scabbardWeight0.45kg
Whole, without scabbardWeight1lb
Whole, without scabbardlength16.7in.
Whole, without scabbardlength425mm
Whole, with scabbardWeight0.66kg
Whole, with scabbardWeight1.45lb
Whole, with scabbardlength17.2in.
Whole, with scabbardlength437mm
Bladelength11.8in.
Bladelength300mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number NVN

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Belgium.