steel, wood, leather
500 mm (Length)Order this image
Nunnington Hall, North Yorkshire (Accredited Museum)
Bayonet with sheath for the Mauser K98 rifle, German, c1910. A match for CLI/NUN/M/16 Mauser K98 rifle.
Bayonet for the Mauser K98 rifle, German, c1910. This is probably the companion to Mauser rifle K98 also at Nunnington Hall. Steel blade, becoming slightly wider at the pointed tip. The top flattened edge marked “Weyersberg Kirschbum & Cie, Solingen”. The steel hilt with spring locking catch and with wooden grips. Steel scabbard with leather frog. Blade length 37cm. Overall length: 50cm.
Formerly on loan but purchased on 26th September 2008 from Mrs Mary Henry on behalf of the Clive Family.
Marks and inscriptions
Weyersberg Kischburn and Cie Solingen (on blade)