This is a worn and distorted example with traces of field grey finish to front. It is what the German army wore between the middle of the Weimar period to circa 1933, when the new army buckle was introduced.
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The bayonet arrived safely this morning, it's excellent and exactly what I've been looking for, I'm very pleased with it! ... I've bookmarked your site and will keep a regular check to see what you have.