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Two Bayonets and a Fighting Knife

Auction:
2684M
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$480$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Two Bayonets and a Fighting Knife, c. late 19th/early 20th century, a Model 1873 trowel bayonet with prairie scabbard marked on socket PAT. APR 16th 72, and scabbard marked on upper right inside A.R.S., a blued Trapdoor Springfield bayonet with U.S. on the blade, and a Model 1917 fighting knife, marked on handguard with U.S. L.F. & C. 1917, lg. 14 to 21 in.
Estimate $400-600

Trowel bayonet has some very light rust spots on socket, a few scuffs on leather scabbard, Trapdoor bayonet has some light rust spots, 1917 fighting knife has 99% bluing but is missing its scabbard.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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