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Bayonet, early 19th C. U.S.

Object Number: 
1951.506i
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 1 in. ( 50.5 x 6.7 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on lower face of blade: "US"
Description: 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade; cylindrical socket with zigzag mortise.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth Miller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group