French Model 1874 Gras Sword Bayonet, Tulle,
In good condition a French Model 1874 Gras Sword Bayonet, Mre
D'Armes de Tulle, 1876, with matching serial numbers.
A scarcer version made by the Tulle arms factory in March 1876.
Cross guard and scabbard have matching serial numbers.
The 20 7/16 inch blade is in good condition and firm in the hilt.
The hilt with some age and small knocks / dents but also good and
the locking pin mechanism works well. Steel scabbard good. Cross
guard and scabbard have matching serial numbers (54022). The bayonet
sheaths and draws well.
Very nice and above average condition version of this iconic bayonet.
Nice buy, just £? (too late, now sold). Please quote item
reference S89 (0713). Further / full sized images available upon