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 scabbardWeight0.45 kg
Whole, without scabbardWeight1 lb
Whole, without scabbardlength16.7 in
Whole, without scabbardlength425 mm
Whole, with scabbardWeight0.66 kg
Whole, with scabbardWeight1.45 lb
Whole, with scabbardlength17.2 in
Whole, with scabbardlength437 mm
Bladelength11.8 in
Bladelength300 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Belgium.