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    Sale 5426

    Antique Arms & Armour

    21 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    A FRENCH COMPOSITE PLUG-BAYONET FOR A SPORTING GUN

    MID-18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH COMPOSITE PLUG-BAYONET FOR A SPORTING GUN
    MID-18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    With small-sword blade of flattened-hexagonal section etched and gilt with scrolls and trophies on both sides, gilt-brass quillons engraved with owner's initials 'MG' on both sides, the grip formed of contrasting turned sections of ivory and ebony (one cracked), and fitted with brass cap pommel.
    15½in (39.4cm)


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