Colt-altered Mississippi Bayonet and Scabbard, c. 1862, brass grip with "1508" stamped on the flat, leather scabbard with a brass throat and drag, blade lg. 25 1/4, overall lg. 30 1/4 in.
Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Some dark spotting on the blade, and the leather scabbard is brittle and worn.
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