British Pattern 1853 Enfield Musket Socket Bayo W/ Scabbard-original-very Nice For Sale
Fine condition and guaranteed original British Pattern 1853 Enfield musket socket bayonet that is complete with correct original scabbard. Full length blade has very nice original bright metal finish with a little scattered gray. Blade has a good tip and no nicks or dings. Upper flat of blade has a few tiny British proof marks. Shank and socket have brown and plum brown metal finish. Top of socket is stamped “20 183”. Lock ring functions fine. Leather scabbard is complete with brass throat and tip. Leather body has excellent original finish and tight stitching, shows very little wear and has a sharp crisp WD Broad Arrow proof. Brass throat is stamped “20 187”. A choice guaranteed original example of this rare British Enfield musket bayonet that will make a superb addition to your collection.