Miniature KS/98 Bayonet w/RARE Staghorn Grip Plates (#25944)

Miniature KS/98 Bayonet w/RARE Staghorn Grip Plates (#25944)

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$585.00

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No Maker TM. This example with RARE staghorn grip plates measures 9 3/8″ inches in overall length and features nickel-plated hilt fittings showing light surface wear with light age speckling primarily to the crsossguard and upturned quillon. Pommel is complete with simulated attaching lug. Dark brown, genuine staghorngrip plates are perfect with no cracks or chips. Plated, single-fullered blade measuring 5″ in length grades EX/EX+, showing faint wear/runner marks with gray speckling on obverse/reverse ricasso and near obverse/reverse tip, but no nicks to the cutting edge. Blade is without buffer pad. Steel scabbard retains approximately 98% of the original black enamel with one faint depression to lower reverse shell and two spots of lifting to paint lower left edge of shell. Scabbard is without suspension lug, complete with red felt runners. Nice original miniature bayonet with RARE staghorn grip plates. EX/EX+