~ A French model 1842 (2nd Empire) sabre bayonet and scabbard ~
This is basically the French Model 1840 but with a "cock's comb" upper finial on the muzzle-ring end of the cross-guard, a re-designed external spring-steel latch, and slightly longer blade.
~ Dimensions ~
The bayonet measures 69cm in length with a 57cm blade.
~ Condition ~
The blade is in generally good condition, it has one tiny nick to the edge and a slight stubbing of the tip.
The scabbard has a couple of shallow dents.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard....Read full description