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Bayonet and scabbard

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Title:
Bayonet and scabbard
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Steel, leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 in. ( 55.2 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm )
Date End: 
1 870
Description: 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade and cylindrical socket with screw clasp; leather scabbard with brass throat with circular frog stud and brass tip with acorn finial.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth Miller
Object Number: 
1951.506e-f
Date Begin: 
1850
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group