Socket bayonet and scabbard

Production date
Circa 1860s
Socket bayonet for Tower Musket.
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Object detail

Production date
Circa 1860s
Bayonet socket: metal with a french ring
Blade: steel; triangular section
Scabbard: leather and brass cap and fittings
Cap has scalloped edge
555mm length whole (bayonet and scabbard)
525mm bayonet length (with hilt)
430mm bayonet blade
460mm length scabbard
35mm width scabbard top
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Credit line
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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