Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1780-1820

Object Number

X.657

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: 552 mm (21 3/4 in), Blade length: 429 mm (16 7/8 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Socket is stamped 57, E. Blade is stamped at the shoulder crowned 5, X, a triangle.

Associations

Places Britain