Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

about 1844

Object Number

X.666

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: 536 mm (21 1/8 in), blade length: 438 mm (17 1/4 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Blade is stamped at the shoulder crowned 16, crowned broad arrow and with a quatrefoil mark.

Associations

Places Britain