Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1790-1820

Object Number

X.711

Physical Description

Brass hilt with D-shaped guard and one langet, point towards blade. Beak-shpaed pommel. Ribber gripped with vertical grooves, steel stud, and slit for bayonet bar. Flat single-edged blade.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 705 mm, blade: 580 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on back of blade I GILL and crown over 19 on outside face.

Associations

Places Britain