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British 1879P Artillery Carbine Sawback Bayonet, Sold

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.

British 1879 Pattern Sawback Bayonet for the Martini Henry Artillery Carbine

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Originally dated October 1885, this British 1879P Artillery Carbine Sawback Bayonet has a number of test marks to show it has a long service history.


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.

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