Rifle Bayonet


From: France | North Africa

Curatorial Section: Historic

Object Number 42-30-152A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture French
Provenience France | North Africa
Period World War I | Early 20th Century
Date Made 1914-1918 CE
Section Historic
Materials Steel

French LaBelle rifle bayonet/sheath (used by Foreign Legion in N. Africa). Four-edged steel blade tapering to sharp point. Steel guard with vertical piercing on one side. Marked A9884. Brass grip.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 252 - Collector Number | A9884 - Other Number

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