Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XXII.271

Provenance

Found in stores. Returned loan.

Physical Description

A broken-bladed example, with the blade bent at right angles to the socket. This is probably an bayonet used for wall display during the 19th century.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 279 mm (11 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

No visible marks.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Refer: Watts & White, The Bayonet Book, 1975, p
I.Skennerton, British & Commonwealth Bayonets, p