British 1879P Artillery Carbine Sawback Bayonet,
A British 1879 Pattern Sawback Bayonet for the Martini Henry Artillery
Carbine. This item is now reserved under our layaway program until
17th April, 2017.
Originally dated October 1885, this British 1879P Artillery Carbine
Sawback Bayonet has a number of test marks to show it has a long
The 25 3/4 inch blade is in good condition, but with wear, scrapes
and some patina spots. Blade firm in the hilt / grip. The grip with
wear / some minor chips. The hilt with some light rust (now treated).
The leather and steel scabbard is sound, the leather a little weakened,
light rust to the fittings (now treated). The bayonet sheathes and
draws well. The locking pins is stiff but moves.
These tend to sell for £450, but our price is only £?
(too late, now sold). Please quote item reference R49 (0531). Further
/ full sized images available upon request.