Argentine M 1891 bayonet. Brass grips (ABCN904)(K 289)(JN 2-2)

€ 215,00
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Argentine Mauser M 1891 Kal.7.65 rifle. Serial number B 9018. Matching on ricasso. Minty long bright fullered blade with very crisp German maker's name WEYERSBERG KIRSCHBAUM & Co SOLINGEN in three lines on ricasso and MODELLO ARGENTINO 1991 and a filed out crest plus a serial number on reverse side. Star over A on blade spine.Excellent bright pommel with T slot and RA in cartouche marking. Crossguard with guillon and muzle ring MRD 15.5 mm. Crossguard with R , PX and a Cx marking facing the blade. Excellent brass grips secured to the blade tang by 2 brass rivets. Grips are marked M in a circle. Blade tang is marked 908.  Excellent early type blued scabbard with one single throat retaining screw. Matching serial number and DX. No dents. Final is RA in an oval marked. Excellent example.

Between 1891 and 1893, only 40.000 M 1891 bayonets with brass grips were produced. Production of the 1891 bayonets continued with alloy grips.