Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

1840-1870

Object Number

X.715

Physical Description

Flat single-edged blade and collar reinforced lug on collar, which has been blued. Associated with XII.1900.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 795 mm, blade: 635 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

The back of the blade is stamped ENFIELD and one face has been stamped with crown over E over 6. The collar is stamped 14 over 49 Co which corresponds to the number engraved on the butt of the carbine it accompanies.

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

Swords, Daggers and bayonets; Bridgewater Books; 2008