English No.4 MK II* socket bayonet by PSK in a circle and F.F&S. Ltd. (ABCN340(K4)(JN61-1)

€ 85,00
EN157 EXC R2
Enfield 303. No.4 rifle. serial number 21956 on socket. Excellent blued socket and round bright finished blade. Excellent pencil blade tip. Socket is marked No4 MKII* , broad arrow and British maker's name logo PSK in a circle. (= a rare and seldom seen logo of P. S. &. S Ltd. from Keighly, Yorkshire) The reverse side is marked with a unusual serial number and F.F.& S Ltd (=Fred Fisher & Son. Ltd , subcontractor for the socket).The mouth of the socket shows some light damage.
Excellent blued MkI steel tubular scabbard with blued alloy throat and a  broad arrow on tip.

P.S.&.S Ltd. from Keighly, Yorkshire made 1.057.515 No.4 MkII* socket bayonets between 1942 and 1945. Not many were marked with this PSK in a circle logo.