British 1879 Pattern Artillery Carbine Sawback
A British 1879 Pattern Artillery Carbine Sawback Bayonet in good
Originally dated October 1886, this British 1879 Pattern Sawback
Bayonet for the Martini Henry Artillery Carbine has a number of
test / acceptance marks to show it had a long service history.
The 25 11/16 inch blade is in good order and firm in the hilt.
The hilt and grip with wear, some light rust here and there, especially
to the pommel. The leather and steel scabbard good but aged and
with some light rust. The bayonet sheathes and draws well if a little
Well under priced at £? (too late, now sold). Please quote
item reference R50 (0540). Further / full sized images available