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    U.S. M1873 Trowel Bayonet and Scabbard. Socket retains 98% of the original blue with just some light scattered surface rust. The socket is unmarked. Blade with some minor stains and very light surface abrasions, all of which can be easily removed, else about perfect. Original leather covered sheet iron scabbard with brass tip excellent, just some surface scratches, some very minor flaking and some obvious wear along the top edge. Very sound and completely untouched. Leather frog with circular brass US rosette, also very sound, with just some cracking to the surface finish. Marked Watervliet Arsenal. Fine example and very scarce with the original scabbard and frog.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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