English M 1853 socket bayonet, modified for movie purpose. (ABC N 901)(JN 46-1) (K 880)

€ 70,00
EN84 - EXC R2
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England Enfield M 1853 socket bayonet. Excellent bright triangular blade marked: LAWRENCE (= Movie: Lawrence of Arabia) and Enfield inspection marking Crown over E over 47  on ricasso. 
Modified for movie purpose. Socket of the blade is opened over the full length to allow the bayonet to be fixed on a large bore barrel. No locking ring. 
Curiosity! This model was used in diverse war movies conducted by Metro Goldwin Mayer. Total length 52,1 cm.