Bayonet, Revolutionary War American or Hessian

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39 003
Title:
Bayonet, Revolutionary War American or Hessian
Date: 
1770-1800
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. ( 43.2 x 7 x 2.9 cm )
Date End: 
1 800
Description: 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade; cylindrical socket with zigzag mortise.
Object Number: 
INV.7835
Gallery Label: 
This bayonet has been linked to the period of the Revolutionary War. It may have been used by either Hessian or U.S. forces.
Date Begin: 
1770
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group