Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

X.7371

Physical Description

Yataghan blade.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 715 mm Weight: 784 gm

Inscriptions and Marks

On topcap ' V M.S.C 217' on one side of backpiece 'BR 19' 'crowned BR 4' 'crowned E 27' on other side 'U.H'? on shoulder 'board of ordnance broad arrow WD' 'crowned E 27' 'X' back of blade 'crowned E 27' 'R' 'crowned BR 8'? other shoulder '/94 'crowned BR 4'.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

To Fort Nelson Aug. 1991 for use with Artillery Volunteers.