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Bayonet and scabbard

Object Number: 
ca. 1873
Steel, leather, paint, other metal
Overall: 21 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 54.6 x 9.5 x 7 cm )
stamped: on lower inside surface of blade: "U.S." typewritten: on label attached to object: "PRESENTED BY CHARLES MACCAULEY / APRIL 11, 1922."
Steel bayonet with triangular blade and cylindrical mount; black-painted steel scabbard with leather collar; belt loop attached with brass swiveling device with plain circular face.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles MacCauley, 1922
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group