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Bayonet and scabbard

Object Number: 
INV.7829ab
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Steel, leather, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 57.8 x 8.9 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on lower face of blade: "US / . . ."
Description: 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade; strip of white textile tied to elbow; cylindrical socket with clasp intact; leather scabbard in fragments.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group