Bayonet excavated at a British Revolutionary War camp
Overall: 2 1/4 x 8 3/4 in. ( 5.7 x 22.2 cm )
Iron bayonet excavated at the British military camp on the Dyckman farm in Washington Heights, Manhattan; triangular blade which is flat on top; connected by curving elbow to cylindrical socket with collar at base; point of blade is broken off.
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
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