Object Title

Bayonet training rifle - M85 a MPiKM copy

Bayonet training rifle - M85 a MPiKM copy

Object Number

XII.11835

Provenance

Purchased from a private owner, October 2014

Physical Description

The rough dimensions of the actual rifle, and the iconic curved magazine of the AK are represented. However the pistol grip is omitted due to bayonet fighting hold on the rifle being around the wrist of the stock. Fitted with detachable plunger with rubber saftey stopper, recalling British bayonet fighting muskets and rifles of earlier periods.

Materials

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none

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