Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXII.318

Provenance

Part of the old overseas loan to the Commonwealth of Australia in 1926.

Physical Description

Fixed by a zig-zag slot which fits over the musket foresight. The scabbard is blackened leather with a brass locket, frog stud and chape. Triangular sectioned, fullered on two.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Muzzle ring diameter = 24mm. Scabbard length = 417mm.

Inscriptions and Marks

8 on socket

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

AWM number: REL/10063