Original 1842 Rifled Springfield Bayonet (made 1856-1859)

$275.00

Out of stock

Description

Original 1842 Rifled Springfield bayonet in very nice shape with grey-mottled patina, very little pitting, “US” inspector stamp is crisp and has an intact and functional locking ring. This example is identical to the M1835/42 bayonets made from 1839–1855, except for its tapered blade shoulders. From 1856-1859 national armories made these bayonets to fit existing M1840/M1842 Springfield muskets that were being rifled. Overall length is 20-1/2″, blade length is 17-5/8″.

Additional information

Weight 12 oz

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Original 1842 Rifled Springfield Bayonet (made 1856-1859)”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *