Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1910-1920

Object Number

XXII.34

Provenance

S.U.S.M.

Physical Description

A single edged leaf shaped blade with a deep full length fuller each side. The false edge has a saw back. The crosspiece has a curved quillon, rear facing, and no muzzle ring. The two piece wooden grips are retained by two steel screws, and have nine deep grooves cut into them. The all steel scabbard has a fixed frog loop.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 495.3 mm (19.5 in.), blade length: 362 mm (14.25 in.)

Inscriptions and Marks

Left ricasso: Packholiger & Co Solingenback of blade: Crown W 16

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

Carter & Walter. The Bayonet.