Bayonet and scabbard

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Title:
Bayonet and scabbard
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Steel, leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 in. ( 46.4 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm )
Date End: 
1 870
Description: 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade and cylindrical socket; leather scabbard.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles Janowitz
Object Number: 
1950.316ab
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this bayonet was plowed up in a field near Wallkill, New York.
Date Begin: 
1850
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group