Object Title

Bayonet

Bayonet

Date

about 1858

Object Number

X.759

Physical Description

Beaked steel pommel, slotted to the rear for the rifle-bar, and fitted with a leaf-spring catch attached to the grip by a a screw, and operated by a button on the inside.

Inscriptions and Marks

Pommel has crown over S over 2 on outside; and 322, crown over 8 639 on inside. Guard stamped crown over S over 1(6?). Blade stamped S over 18.

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