Rare U.S. 1900 Krag Bowie Bayonet with Scabbard

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military Start Price:500.00 USD Estimated At:1,400.00 - 2,250.00 USD
Rare U.S. 1900 Krag Bowie Bayonet with Scabbard
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Estimate: $1400 - 2250
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Manufactured for trial in 1900 with the idea of having a bayonet which could double as a brush knife. 13 3/4 inches overall, with a 9 inch clip point blade. "US" is stamped on the right ricasso with "1900" on the left. Smooth wood grips, with polished steel crossguard and pommel. With a metal scabbard fitted with a metal scabbard belt hanger.
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Fine. The metal surfaces of the bayonet have a bright appearance with limited light pin point pitting on the blade. The refinished handle has a few mild pressure dents. The fine scabbard has a smooth brown patina with 70% of the original blue finish in the protected areas with limited light pitting and a dent.