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Model 1855 Socket Bayonet, Battle of Shepherdstown
Item #: Z5899
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Z5899 Model 1855 Socket Bayonet
Description: Excavated M1855 socket bayonet for use on M1855, M1861, and M1863 rifled muskets. This was recovered from the Battle of Shepherdstown which took place on September 19-20 1862. This was the last battle of Maryland 1862 campaign. This piece has considerable rust and was coated many years ago. The bayonet tip has been bent into the shape of a hook. The metal is weak with cracks in the socket area.
Measures: 18.75”
Recovered: Battle of Shepherdstown, Virginia (Now West Virginia)


Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Item # Z5899
Your Price $75.00 USD

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