Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

about 1844

Object Number

X.665

Physical Description

Blued 83 mm (3 1/4 in) socket with the collar notched on the top for sighting and a lug on the base for attachment to Lovell's catch. Triangular blade, the two outer faces hollow ground the inner flat face.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 518 mm (20 3/8 in), blade length: 429 mm (16 7/7 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Blade is stamped at the shoulder crowned 19, crowned V, ?2?.

Associations

Places Britain