Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1800-1830

Object Number

X.664

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: 527 mm (20 3/4 in), blade length: 425 mm (16 3/4 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Socket is stamped Cm Gds 1193. Blade is stamped at the shoulder crowned 19, a square.

Associations

Places Britain