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Bayonet, Civil War

Object Number: 
INV.7838
Date: 
1861-1865
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 1/4 x 4 x 1 in. ( 51.4 x 10.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on lower inside of blade: "US" above crossed arrows
Description: 
Steel bayonet with triangular blade, now bent, and cylindrical mount.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group