Offered is a 1918 dated British'Vickers' made First World War 1907 pattern bayonet with scabbard & leather frog. Only 10,000 of these Vickers made 1907 pattern bayonets were made by the end of World War 1, making these the rarest of the manufacturers who supplied millions of these to the Commonwealth Armies during the war. Bayonet features a blued steel pommel, with working release button, with wooden grips and blued metal guard.
The 42.5 cm long steel blade shows the blood groove to the centre of each side of the blade and stamped Vickers (Vickers Limited), dated 5 18 (May 1918). The blade being factory sharpened only, with a rounded end tip. Standard leather & metal Mangrovite 44 marked scabbard. Retains a more modern WW2/1950's leather equipment frog, with fastening strap & stencilled name to rear. An impressive display piece, perfect for your Light Horse equipment display.We list militaria and coins weekly. We provide quality mounted medals, badges and historical research. We can mount your miniature or full size medals, ribbon bars or supply replacement ribbons or badges.
We can also conduct military research on your behalf and value cherished objects with a current market or insured value. 2/135 Russell St, Morley, WA. We run two specialist military auctions per year.
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The item "RARE WW1 BRITISH 303 MA RIFLE BAYONET VICKERS SCABBARD SWORD ARMY 1918 FROG" is in sale since Tuesday, December 12, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\1914 - 1918 (WWI)". The seller is "jb_military_antiques_14" and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.