Armed Forces History, Division of History of Technology, National Museum of American History
Bayonet and Scabbard
Catalog #: RSN 81782W43
Credit: Armed Forces History, Division of History of Technology, National Museum of American History
Dimensions / Weight
Dimensions: 2.5" H x 21" W x 1" D
Enfield M1853 forged steel bayonet. Leather scabbard with brass frog.
The bayonet was used as an additional deadly weapon to be attached to the end of military rifles. The scabbard is a sheath to cover it.
Country: United States
War: Civil War