English Plug Bayonet

Bayonet, blade length: 14.5 inches. Overall length: 21 inches. A very rare and historic English clip point plug bayonet engraved on the left face CAPTAIN JOHN BUCKI (ngham) ANNO DOM 1686. The right engraved with a crown over “J2R” for King James II. Brass shell guard with turned brass quillions. The engraved pommel nut en suite. A fantastic piece of English history and one of the very rarest plug bayonets.


Blade is stained but engraving is quite crisp and legible The turned English bog oak grip exhibits lovely hand patina. Bayonet has never been dismounted.

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
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