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Title Mauser bayonet, short model 1889
Nationality Belgian
Period c 1889-1914
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This model, with a 25 cm blade, was manufactured from 1889-1915. It has nice fruitwood grips and is numbered T2161 on both cross guard and frog stud. There is a maker's stamp 'HF' under a crown, perhaps for Herstal Fabrique?

The scabbard has 85% original blue finish with some patches of old pitting and a few speckles of surface rust. There is also some surface pitting around the press stud, mostly now cleaned off.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.

[Edged Weapons : Bayonets : Belgian : 19th Century]


I just received the buckle, it's an excellent example, thank you again.

N J, UK, 08.04.2017

Received it in the post this morning, a very nice surprise.

M S, UK, 28.01.2012