Item #21498

British Brown Bess Bayonet

  • Price: $345.00
  • Maker: British
  • Model: Brown Bess
  • Caliber:

  • Description: This India pattern bayonet has an overall length of 22 inches with 17.2 inch flat topped blade, 4 inch socket with 1 15/16 stud to muzzle measurement and near 1 inch muzzle ring diameter. The only markings visible is "XII" on rear of collar. This piece shows pitting and surface oxidation with a dark patina. Comes in a post 1785 style leather scabbard, split at seam and missing tip with correct brass frog hook with top lobe. Leather is dried and cracked, brass hook shows great dark patina. A good example, not often seen with scabbard.