ON HOLD # NEW LISTING 27/10/15# WW1 SMLE BAYONET DATED MARCH 1918 WITH ITS ORIGINAL 1918 DATED SCABBARD WITH AN ORIGINAL WW2 BAYONET FROGOverall nice / very nice condition.
The very nice and rare feature for this bayonet is that it comes complete with its original 1918 leather and metal scabbard with its WW1 / WW2 pattern round frog stud.and WW2 1937 pattern webbing frog
Marked on one side of the ricasso is the pattern date "1907" with the date of manufacture "3 18" for March 1918 and the blade manufacturer "Sanderson ". and "18" and manufacturer for 1918 on the leather of the scabbard.
Has the British Army Broad Arrow, Enfield Bend Test, and various other stampings on the other ricasso
Very Nice Clean about 42.5cm blade, bayonet about 54.7 cm overall.
Very Slight staining to the blade and odd spots surface rust to scabbard, and frog marked but has been greased and especially considering this is a ninety seven year old bayonet overall nice / very nice condition.
Rare to find a WW1 bayonet on the collectors market with its original WW1 dated scabbard.
You must be at least 18 years of age to buy this item.
Price £85 and Delivery UK £11.50 by Signed Delivery. Will courier Worldwide... if overseas
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