#ON HOLD FOR CUSTOMER # NEW LISTING 2/2/15 # SUPER WW1 BAYONET (PRESENTED WW2 252 BEAUFIGHTER SQUADRON RAF) AMERICAN MODEL 1917 ENFIELD BAYONET MADE BY REMINGTON WITH ITS ORIGINAL FIRST PATTERN SCABBARD AND WW2 LEATHER FROG.
Overall nice clean condition, with a very nice clean blade and a real collectors item with an interesting history!
Bayonet blade length approx 43 cm
Overall bayonet length approx 55.5 cm
Came as part of a small bayonet / knife collection , please refer to other items for sale on Gunstar , especially the WW2 RAF the jungle survival machette that may have been connected to this and a 252 squadron issue.
Has its original paper label attached to scabbard written in green ink... "1917 US PRESENTED BY J H KEOGH RAF 252 SQUADRON BEAUFIGHTERS MEF ( Middle East Forces ) 39-45".
The leather frog is a WW2 frog and has a stamped makers name and 194? faint but readable. 252 Sqd was a Beaufighter Middle East Command Squadron, so all nicely ties in!
Some slight age damage to original paper label, some odd slight surface rust to hilt, and surface rust/ rust stain to metal chape on the sheath, otherwise sheath retains its original olive drab finish, the leather frog is soft and supple, and overall nice clean condition, with a very nice clean blade and a real collectors item with an interesting history!
You must be at least 18 years of age to buy this item.
Delivery UK £ 12.50 Signed Delivery.
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