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Bayonet and scabbard

Object Number: 
1951.506ab
Date: 
1861-1865
Medium: 
Steel, leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 3/4 x 6 x 2 1/2 in. ( 55.2 x 15.2 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on lower inside of blade: "US / FR"
Description: 
Steel bayonet with triangular blade and cylindrical mount; leather scabbard with leather collar with curved belt loop and brass tip with acorn finial.
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