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Bayonet, Austrian

Object Number: 
INV.7843
Date: 
1820-1870
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 in. ( 56.8 x 6.4 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on one side of elbow:"77" stamped: on other side of elbow: a series of marks with "48" at the end
Description: 
Steel angular bayonet with blade that is cruciform in cross section; cylindrical socket with rectangular mortise and oval reinforcing ferrule.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group