Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1780-1820

Object Number

X.653

Physical Description

Closed four inch long socket with a plain collar and zig-zag slot. Rounded elbow. Triangular blade, hollow ground on the two outer faces.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 549 mm (21 5/8th in), blade length: 435 mm (17 1/8th in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Socket is stamped B over 27. Blade is stamped at the shoulder crowned 8, I. SALTER, Gothic I.

Associations

Places Britain