Bayonet

Bayonet
Title
Bayonet
Date 
1770-1800
Medium 
Steel
Dimensions 
Overall: 19 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 50.2 x 7 x 3.2 cm )
Description 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade and cylindrical socket with zigzag mortise.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1920.97
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this bayonet is the type used during the American Revolution.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group