Two French Model 1866 Chassepot Rifle Bayonets, c. 1867-68, brass hilts with steel crossguard and locking mechanism, both serial numbered with maker's mark on spine of the blade, overall lg. 28 in.
Both have patina on brass, blades, and scabbards appropriate to their age.
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