Antique1874 French La Gras Bayonet Sabre Sword and Scabbard 1876


An Antique French La Gras 1874 bayonet from our private collection. Blade is marked: Mme d Armes de St. Etienne 1876, indicating its location and date of manufacture. The scabbard shows a little sign of age (some pitting) as you can see from the pictures. It's marked 22079. The bayonet itself is in very good to excellent condition with a very little oxidation on the ricasso. The edge is still sharp. It's marked 80510. The wooden handle has 2 small dings, no cracks and is solid. This bayonet was the last of the French "sword-type" bayonets. It was manufactured to fit the French Model 1874 "Gras" Infantry Rifle. Blade: Steel - well made - and triangular (3-edge) in form Blade Length: 20 1/2" OAL: 25 1/2" Ricasso: French control mark M and S. Quillon: 3 marks Pommel: Solid Brass Grip: Wood Cross guard: Steel with upper guard being the muzzle-ring, lower guard forming a hooked "blade-breaker" quillon

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