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Bayonet, late 18th C.

Bayonet, late 18th C.
Title
Bayonet, late 18th C.
Date 
1770-1800
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 17 1/2 x 2 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 44.4 x 7.3 x 2.9 cm )
Description 
Iron angular bayonet; triangular blade with 6 1/2-inch back flute; cylindrical socket with small rectangular mortise.
Object Number 
INV.7830
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group