SOLD NEW LISTING ### 23/5/15 ### WW1 SMLE BAYONET DATED OCTOBER 1915 WITH ITS ORIGINAL 1915 DATED SCABBARD WITH AN ORIGINAL WW1 BAYONET FROG
Bayonet and sheath in overall nice / very nice condition.
The very nice and rare feature for this bayonet is that it comes complete with its original 1915 leather and metal scabbard with its WW1 pattern pear shaped frog stud.and scarce WW1 1908 pattern webbing frog
Marked on one side of the ricasso is the pattern date "1907" with the date of manufacture "10 15" for October 1915 and the blade manufacturer "Sanderson ". and "15" and manufacturer for 1915 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.
The WW1 webbing frog still retains its helve attachment strap. The frog which had been greased has had a repair to both frog stud loops loops with nwer webbing going over the original webbing which are still intact but has some usage damage at some period.E
Especially considering this is a ninety seven year old bayonet overall nice / very nice condition.
Rare to find a WW1 1915 bayonet on the collectors market with its original matching early WW1 1915 dated scabbard.
You must be at least 18 years of age to buy this item.
Delivery UK £11.99 by Signed Delivery. Will courier Worldwide... if overseas
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