Object Title

Bayonet, sword.

Bayonet, sword.

Date

1886

Object Number

XXII.38

Provenance

S.U.S.M.

Physical Description

A straight single edged blade with a deep full length fuller. The crossguard has a muzzle ring and button ended quillon. The pommel has an undersize spring catch. The two piece wooden grips are retained by steel rivets. The steel scabbard is blued, and has a fixed frog stud.

Dimensions

Dimensions: O.Length: 23.5 in. Blade: 18 in.

Inscriptions and Marks

L. Crossguard: MM121. R.Ricasso: A double 'B' back to back.

Associations

Places Portugal