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Five Bayonets

Auction:
3033T
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Sale #3033T - 3033T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 18, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Five Bayonets, c. 19th century, a U.S. Model 1816 bayonet, a British Model 1885 Lancaster sword bayonet and scabbard (scabbard tip missing), a German sword bayonet captured during the Boer War, a Justice sword bayonet, and a brass hilt sword bayonet.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $200-400

Some rust on the blades and one spring needs work.


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.

Keywords

Nicholas A. Penachio, Bayonet, Blade weapons, Heavy Cavalry Sword, M1905 bayonet, Military history, Military technology, Security, Sword, Sword bayonet, Lancaster, United States