Bayonet; c1854; 966

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Port Macquarie Museum

Name/Title

Bayonet

About this object

Metal socket bayonet with hollow cylinder and clip at one end for fixing to a gun barrel. The blade is triangular and tapered to a fine tip.

The bayonet is believed to have been used in the Crimean War, 1854-56.

Date Made

c1854

Medium and Materials

Metal

Measurements

Overall 640mm L
Blade 550mm L

Subject and Association Keywords

Wars

Credit Line

Donor: Miss A Edwards

Object Type

Weapons

Object number

966

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