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Four Early Socket Bayonets

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Four Early Socket Bayonets, mid to late 18th century, a British shield bayonet (pitting), a British Land Pattern bayonet with "39" engraved on the socket, a British Land Pattern bayonet with "21" engraved on the base of the blade, and a "US" marked 1795-style bayonet with scabbard, frog, and linen shoulder carriage.

Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell.
Estimate $300-400

Some light rust and pitting. The shield bayonet is pitted throughout.


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

BRITISH LAND, United States, Bayonet, Blade weapons, Knife bayonet, Military science, Military technology, Security, Spike bayonet, Sword bayonet