Swiss Model 1918 Schmidt Rubin Bayo W/ Scabbard & Frog-elsener Schwyz For Sale
Very good condition original Swiss Model 1918 Schmidt Rubin bayonet that is clearly manufacturer marked ELSENER SCHWYZ on the blade. Blade has nice original bright metal finish with a little scattered gray and was never sharpened. Remaining metal finish is also original bright with a little scattered brown. Wood grips have original finish and a good tight fit with a some handling marks. Lock button functions fine. Fitted in correct original all steel scabbard that also rates very good condition. Scabbard has original blue black metal finish with some scattered brown. Bayonet is also complete with original leather frog that rates very good condition as well. Leather is soft and supple with some normal wear, stitching is nice and tight. Frog is maker marked on the back with a Swiss cross proof and is dated “17”, complete with scabbard strap and buckle. A nice Swiss bayonet rig that will make a fine addition to your collection.