Argentine M 1953 bayonet Made in Argentina (ABC N 232-2) (K 765)

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FN FAL 7.62 mm NATO s# 36683 on pommel. Very nice bright double edged blade with long false edge. Very nice ribbed black plastic grips affixed to the blade tang by two screw bolts. Phosforized pommel with release catch and crossguard with muzzle ring and flash hider MRD 15 mm. Distinctive Argentine made blued scabbard with typical oval frogstud and no dents. Serial number scabbard 16982

This bayonet is made in Argentina by F.M.A.P.(=Fabrica Militar de Armes Portaille) also named Domingo Mathieu factory in Rosaria and Santa Fe, Argentina. It was used during the Falklands war.