Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XXII.262

Provenance

Purchased from Wallis & Wallis, Sale 418, Lot 1346.

Physical Description

A short knife pattern based on the Arisaka. It has a blued steel, single edged blade with long fuller. It has a small muzzle ring mounted high on the crossguard.The grips are two piece wood, retained by steel screws.Pommel isslotted and has a sprung button locking catch.

Dimensions

BladeLength198mm
OverallLength311mm

Inscriptions and Marks

No visible marks.

Associations

Places Japan

Notes

Refer: Watts & White, The Bayonet Book, 1975, p 214