Object Title

Gauge

Gauge

Date

1823

Object Number

XIII.180

Provenance

Acquired 1967, from the Cumming Museum Southwark.

Physical Description

Of steel in a single piece, it consists of a triangular section blade of the dimensions of the blades of the bayonet

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 467 mm (18.4 in) Weight: 1 lb. 6 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

Inscribed THE HON EAST INDIA COMPANY'S MAUNDRIL FOR GAUGING FUZIL BAYONET SCABBARDS E. BAKER-1823

Associations

Places Britain