U.S. 1795 Socket Bayonet circa 1808-1812

14.5" flat faced blade with rudimentary 7.25" face flute. 3.37" socket with .875" muzzle diameter cut with a 3-step "inverted Z" shaped mortise for a top stud. Crude bridge at rear of socket, flat shank face. A nice War of 1812-era U.S. socket bayonet.


Very good. Metal with a dull pewter patina, some scattered oxidation and discoloration and a few patches of light pitting.

Estimate: $300 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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