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Object Name Bayonet
Catalog Number 1984.01.01
Date ca. 1775
Material(s) Steel
Dimensions H-2.5 W-21.5 D-1.25 inches
Description This is a British 'Brown Bess' bayonet has a 4 inch socket and a 17 inch steel blade. The triangular blade has fullers up to 1.5 inches from the neck. The letter "M" is stamped on the flat of the blade.
Collection General William R. Buster Collection
Subjects Arms & armament
Equipment
Bayonets
Search Terms Weapons
Arms & armament
Great Britain
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS