Antique Cruciform Bayonet: $65. The sole maker was the Singer Manufacturing Co. (the famous sewing machine people), at their Clydebank plant near Glasgow, Scotland. Canadian WW1 MkII Ross Rifle Bayonet-Dec 1915. ref.BY299. I have seen an unfinished casting that has a FN mold mark, so know that FN used this construction method. This example has the first type crosspiece, with the narrow 15 mm. The bayonet is a cruciform socket bayonet (no. Bayonets include .303 SMLE Bayonet, Martini-Henry Bayonet, Enfield Bayonet, Snider Bayonet, Brown Bess Bayonet, Musket Bayonet, Sten Bayonet and many more antique English bayonets. This is the long-blade variant of the knife/sword bayonet produced by Remington for use with the No. This example was made in December 1867 at the French State Arsenal, Manufacture Imperiale de Tulle. This example has a two-step I–mortise, indicating that it is the earliest of its type. Ricasso: "E" over "1/75" over "8" over "M" and "7" (sideways), Ricasso: "0" over "Osborn" over "X" and Crown-24. socket is cut for a top stud. South Africa also produced a variant of the No. There's only a tip that is sharp, and that tip resembles a standard (albeit large) screwdriver blade. Crosspiece (front): "3" and illegible inspection mark. It was used by Britain and likely other countries. The blade is offset to allow the hilt to encircle the rifle's muzzle. The maker of this example is believed to be Sutterlin Lippmann & Cie., who served as entrepreneur at St. Etienne from 1874–1884. From the 17th century to World War I, it was considered a primary weapon for infantry attacks.Today, it is considered an ancillary weapon or a weapon of last resort. French Lebel M1886 cruciform bayonet with quillon and scabbard, matching s/numbers £95.00 German S1898/05 'Butcher' bayonet and scabbard, 1915 dated, unit marked **SOLD** These bayonets are also similar to the Russian Model 1891 Mosin-Nagant Socket Bayonet (1st Pattern) and the Dutch Model 1871 de Beaumont Socket Bayonet. —The throatpiece is oriented so that the socket faces inwards when carried. Quote Reply Topic: Cruciform bayonet Posted: August 03 2018 at 8:01am: It is a tad rusty . I will provide a bayonet identification analysis which includes a detailed description, its rarity and market value for the very reasonable price of $5 for each bayonet or edged weapon. 5 rifles for France in 1915–16, chambered for the 8 mm. ... Cruciform Guard Hilt. (30 mm.) 7 Mk. Chavasse has been documented as also having marked and exported P1856 sword bayonets. I got it for only $30! Socket bayonet for use with the .69 caliber (17.5 mm.) Locking ring is missing the bolt. 15559 Ob. 7 Mk. Inter-war British spike socket bayonet, cruciform section, No 1 Mark VI experimental with scabbard. I/L was designed by the Wilkinson Sword Co., who produced 1,000 bayonets in 1944. Wooden grips were introduced ca. These fit the No.4 MK1 Enfield Rifle. The SAR–48 rifles were semi-auto FAL rifles produced by IMBEL in Brazil for commercial sale in the USA by Springfield Armory Inc. Socket bayonet for use with an .80 caliber flintlock musket. The M1963 with serrations and the M1965 with 'wings.". It also has the characteristic screwdriver point. Most had a third step added during their service life to create a L–mortise, however, this example remains unmodified. An experimental semi automatic rifle trialed during the 20's used a reduced length 1907 pattern bayonet and scabbard. They are stamped with: G "crown" R. No4MkI. The blade width is 1.125 in. Unlike the M1949/56, on the FAMAS, the bayonet mounts above the barrel similar to the the German G3. M1798 flintlock musket. I bayonet was fabricated out of sheet steel and utilized a rod-style blade copied from the No. The M1854 bayonet is easily identified by the helical mortise and flattened cruciform blade profile. The bridge has a cutout shaped to go over a front sight. This example has an odd shape to the inside of the bridge, as if the rifle's front sight was off-center, while the outside of the bridge is symmetrical (so is not merely damaged or bent). The socket length is 3.00 in. 7 and No. Although the STEN rod was of a larger diameter, this enabled the STEN Mk. WW1 Steyr M95 Bayonet Turkish 1874 Peabody Martini Rifle Bayonet A Socket Bayonet With Cruciform Blade. 91/30 cruciform socket bayonet $35 15561 Ob. A few examples have been excavated at North American sites associated with the French and Indian War (Seven Years’ War) of 1754–63. Special Member Donating Member Joined: January 17 2012 The 2.625 in. Hot metal was poured in between the halves, to make the complete blank, which was machined to create the tubular socket. The throatpiece is positioned so the socket faces outward. Printable Version. The M-7 … However, Greek M1874 bayonets are marked in German, “Waffenfabrik Steyr” (Weapons Factory Steyr). Sometimes the size of a knife and other times the size of a short sword. 1730 as an improvement on the long shank socket bayonet. it also shows a SN 18954. Get the best deals on French Bayonet when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. 17) which is distinquished by the helical locking slot as can be seen in one of the photographs. Part knife bayonet and part socket bayonet, the No. C/W 'Fragile' Scabbard. Cruciform Spike bayonet Mk1, the first pattern issued for the Lee Enfield No4. The belt frog has the U.S. M1910-style wire belt hanger. The pommel also lacks the oil hole inside the mortise (on the press stud side) characteristic of the French 1915–16 production. 91/30 cruciform socket bayonet $35 15560 Ob. This example was made by Henry Osborn, who produced India Pattern bayonets from 1796–1808, when he entered into partnership with John Gunby. According to British socket bayonet authority Graham Priest, the “J•R” marking indicates that the bayonet was likely made in Liege, Belgium. The No4. This bayonet was also used on the 6,000 M1949 self-loading rifles produced under contract for Syria. It could be used as a closed-combat weapon or a last-resort weapon. many of the bayonets were exported to the United States during the American Civil War. Send Private Message. Black parkerized finish on the cruciform blade with circular ricasso. freedom22. The German firm of Alexander Coppel also produced M1874 bayonets. FOR SALE! 540 family were produced under license in France by MANURHIN (Manufacture de Machines du Haut Rhin) from 1978–88.  France adopted the S.I.G. Click to enlarge the picture 03-09-2014, 12:08 PM #2. So that is the origins of the cruciform-bayonet-as-particularly-heinous-weapon stories. The Socket is marked G 'crown R over No4 MkI over SM. Socket bayonet for use with the 13.9 mm. If there were parts and materials left over after contracts were fulfilled, the entrepreneur could produce additional pieces for private sale. The earlier FAL Type C bayonets had a one-piece drawn socket. The S.I.G. The bayonet's serial number is in a larger font than is typically observed. details Add to Cart. This example bears no French serial number, so its classification as French is speculative. French Model 1886 Lebel Bayonet Identification. Unknown Bayonet Shaped Like A Small Sword, Leather And Metal Scabbord. This example is an approximately half-scale copy of the British Pattern 1853 socket bayonet. No4 cruciform bayonet. The snap fastener on the belt frog is marked "Eberle." British WW2 No4 Enfield Bayonet-Longbranch-Scarce MKII Steel Scabbard. Socket: "B & J. S. Ltd" and "S41" and partial Broad Arrow, The No. These Were Made By The Providence Tool Co. Two-piece construction gives the No. Find Members Posts. Price £145. Although some knife bayonet designs were considered, most types submitted utilized a cruciform blade. The STEN Mk. This example and one other have absolutely identical ricasso markings (same combination of letters/numbers, same placement, same font), suggesting that the marking may be spurious. The throat, frog stud, and finial are steel. The M1847 also introduced the tapered blade shoulder, which the U.S. adopted for its M1855 bayonet. wide at its widest point. Although touted as having many advantages over the Pattern 1907, the No. blade has numbers on socket and is a non equal cruciform style, I know of the location of a scabbard and may put them together. Send Private Message. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands ... FRENCH WW1 ERA M1886 LEBEL RIFLE BAYONET CRUCIFORM 4 EDGE BRASS HANDLE BENDS. The plastic scabbard has a flattened round metal frog stud. This example was assembled by the firm Grundy Ltd. of Teddington. The serial number and Crown-JF markings identify this example as one that was used by the Belgians, rather than for export. This item is part of the auction: September 19 & 20, 2020 Back To Catalog Listing. The India Pattern musket and bayonet were introduced in 1795, making the India Pattern Brown Bess Britain's primary infantry arm during the Napoleonic Wars. Visit our Shopping Site pages and buy from us direct or visit our Books for Sale pages and buy research materials from one of our affiliates. Accessories - You can find affordable unused and vintage bayonets both with and without scabbards. FN constructed the socket by forging upper and lower halves using a drop hammer. The long shank Dutch/Liege socket bayonet was among the earliest socket bayonet patterns, dating from ca. I and some Prince-Smith examples exhibiting rough tool marks. Henry also became entrepreneur at St. Etienne in 1884, succeeding Sutterlin Lippmann & Cie. M1822 swords are also encountered bearing the Henry Entrepreneur marking. Auto Engineering produced approx. The blade is 1.2 in. Remington also produced the No. The socket is blackened and the blade is in the white. (127 mm.) They were issued bayonets with a serrated saw-back for "dual use" as a saw or a large knife/bayonet. Government bayonets are marked on the blade spine with the factory, month, and year of production. (81 mm.). The scabbard was made by Manufacture Nationale d'Armes de Châtellerault (MAC). The No. 4 Mk. The cruciform style was popular on the European Continent. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. Examples have been excavated at many North American sites associated with these two conflicts. The sole maker was the Singer Manufacturing Co. (the famous sewing machine people), at their Clydebank plant near Glasgow, Scotland. Cruciform blade- 2 5/8 socket- 18in blade- 18.2 mm MRD. The socket length is 2.25 in. I'm not familiar with a cruciform bayonet. This example is identical to bayonet B58 documented in Skennerton's book. Condition: Looks new Excellent. The cut from severing the M1891 bayonet elbow results in a distinctive shield-like ricasso when the M1891 blade is welded to the new socket. The Lorenz was imported in … "S * L" was Sutterlin & Lippmann's commercial trademark and is found on the revolvers produced at St. Etienne. M1910? In the 1970s, the 530 gave rise to a family of S.I.G. Typically marked with an 'PH' in a circle on the blade and serial number 4570 on the crossguard. They have cruciform (4-edged) ~19" blades, blued finish; ~2-5/8" socket length; ~1-1/8" shank. Note that an original linen tag (HMSO) inscribed (in underlined text) 'SCABBARD BAYONET No4 MK2 XL3 E1' is attached to this weapon. Bayonets provide a useful addition to rifles when an enemy charges and comes in close contact. This example also has black vulcanized rubber grips. This example is parkerized, with black paint over the parkerizing on the socket only. The 530 was S.I.G. This bayonet incorporates a unique dual muzzle ring arrangement. (67 mm.) wide. 9 Mk. Remington also produced a cruciform bayonet for the No. I was adopted in 1947 and used until the Lee-Enfield was superseded by the 7.62 mm. WW2 British Lee Enfield No 4 MK 1 Cruciform Spike Bayonet By ‘SM’ (Singer Manufacturing Co) With MK 1 Scabbard & Webbing Frog. As a consequence, the India Pattern bayonet was manufactured in huge numbers, some 3 million having been produced by 1815. IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH MARKINGS GmR NO4 MK1 233722772283 M1949/56 self-loading rifle. According to Kiesling, approximately 40,000 of this early style bayonet were made. The RSAF Enfield modification is a more sohisticated approach vs. the Pattern 1876 bayonets modified at the Citadel Arsenal in Cairo for use with the Martini-Enfield. The socket length measures 3.187 in. 91/30 cruciform socket bayonet $35 15561 Ob. (76 mm.). This scabbard was issued into Belgian Army service in 1884, as indicated by the markings. Some of these weapons were sent to North America, seeing service during the French and Indian War (Seven Years’ War) of 1754-63. Yataghan sword bayonet for use on the 11 mm. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. Translate Topic. British, India Pattern Sappers & Miners Bayonet Price: $265.00 Item #48566. The bayonet is probably made of iron, which may account for its acquiring a slight bend near the point. The blade was thought to be too weak due to the long false edge and was redesigned in 1958. II: Singer in Scotland, the Savage Stevens Co. in the USA, and Long Branch in Canada. Ricasso: broad arrow proofmark and "1 00" and Enfield inspector and bending test proof marks. I represented the ultimate in Second World War bayonet simplicity. These rifles were not produced in large numbers. This bayonet is shorter than the standard M1936 bayonet, due to the shorter barrel and forend of the M1936–CR39 rifle. This example is a conversion of the earlier M1841 socket bayonet, as is evidenced by the off-center bridge and brazing lines on the socket. wide. The No. This example was made in Austria, by Steyr, in 1879. It features a shorter, stronger shank and conspicuous oval guard at the blade shoulder. #4/MK1 cruciform bayonet: Post Reply : Page 1 2 > Author: Message Topic Search Topic Options. Get the best deals on Enfield Bayonet when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. II* bayonets were produced, over a million of which were produced by Prince-Smith. 540 family were also manufactured under license in Chile and Portugal for their armed forces. One influence in the selection of Singer was that Scotland was felt to be safer from German bombers, than England. These were made outside of the British Ordnance System for private sale. 3. Chinese SKS Folding Bayonet. The blade marking indicates that the blade was likely made prior to Remington's merger with the Union Metallic Cartridge Co. in 1910. Get the best deals on Enfield Bayonet when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. The 22 mm. The third type crosspiece was introduced in during the First World War, with an abbreviated lower quillion. This one looks like the 1863 Vertelli or 1871 bayonet. The blade is that of a Russian M1891, mated to a socket that is dimensionally identical to those used with the British Martini-Henry rifle. Both bayonets have 20 ½ inch (52.7 cm) long blades, but they can be found in various lengths as the blades were often repointed when the tip broke off in field use.  Durol has been in existence since the 1600s, as a manufacturer of cutlery. The Union imported over 225,000 and the Confederacy perhaps as many as 100,000, making the Lorenz second only to the .577 caliber Enfield rifle-musket, as the most common imported firearm. This orientation is generally associated with South African scabbards, however, this scabbard is not South African. This example was made in January 1984 (the scabbard was made in February 1985). It is patterned after the French M1754 bayonet, which was used with the Charleville musket (which, incidentally, the Americans copied to produce the first U.S. military muskets made at Springfield Armory, following its establishment in 1795). 4 Mk. 4 rifle. The scabbard has been modified by Germany, replacing the French frog loop with a German-style frog stud. In fact the original round cross section of the No.4 bayonet was … (203 mm.) This bayonet bears a resemblance to the Type C socket bayonet used on some variants of the Belgian FN–FAL assault rifle. The socket length measures 3.187 in. ref.BY278. Very difficult to find originals and they were only produced for a brief time during the war. I got it for only $30! carbine). The Albini-Braendlin rifle was a breechloading conversion of earlier M1841 and M1853 muskets. Joshua M. Smith. The rod of this example is marked S7, indicating manufacture by subcontractor Auto Engineering Ltd. of Croydon. 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