Bayonet, Revolutionary War American or Hessian
Overall: 17 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. ( 43.2 x 7 x 2.9 cm )
stamped: on lower face of blade: a crown(?) above a star
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade; cylindrical socket with zigzag mortise.
This bayonet has been linked to the period of the Revolutionary War. It may have been used by either Hessian or U.S. forces.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.