Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1800-1830

Object Number

X.659

Physical Description

Closed three inch long socket with zig-zag slot and two holes for the attachment of the retaining spring, now missing. Rounded elbow. Triangular blade, hollow ground on the two outer faces.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 533 mm (21 in), blade length: 432 mm (17 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Blade is stamped at the shoulder crowned 19, a quatrefoil.

Associations

Places Britain