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Model 1873 Springfield .45-70 Bayonet with scabbard: triangular shaped steel blade; elbow attaches to socket; socket has transverse locking slot and locking clasp with screw; and raised mounting slot closing bridge. Scabbard is blued steel with drain hole at tip; leather frog attached near throat; brass rivet with disk and "US" in center; and disk attached to leather belt loop. Frog is marked with maker stamp: J.BOYD.
Bayonet, Triangular -THE SPANISH AMERICAN WAR -Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
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