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1441.) Leather KA-BAR USMC marked current type sheath like new, these are factory seconds so do have some minor imperfection in them but all will function and work well. $15.00
1442.) Leather KA-BAR US ARMY marked current type sheath like new, these are factory seconds so do have some minor imperfection in them but all will function and work well. $15.00
2029.) As new unmarked KA-BAR Mk2 brown leather sheath. Fresh in the bag from the sheath maker, first quality item. $20.00
2030.) As new marked KA-BAR Mk2 black leather sheath. Fresh in the bag from the sheath maker, first quality item. $20.00
3096.) M4 original blade blank, no finish ever applied just the steel stamped and ground. $50.00
4084.) Fairbairn – Sykes as new and unused blued blade still in the wrap. This is the third model blade with a needle point tip and threaded tang rod. Never assembled into a knife, it is perfect. $100.00
4093.) KA-BAR black leather sheath for a 5 to 5 and one half inch blade knife. Patterned after the typical Mark 2 sheath this one is made for the smaller versions. $25.00
P1183.) Archangel bayonet with the muzzle display adaptor. Made for the Ruger 556 kit and seldom seen. Makes a cool display, hard nylon type plastic.
4274.) Krag Cadet Bayonet Scabbard. This is the leather frog model and inspector marked. Has slight crazing of the leather but still strong and solid. Has a dent in the body, if you know of someone with a correct mandrill this is a steal.
4275.) Krag Cadet Bayonet Scabbard. This is the leather frog model and inspector marked. Has slight crazing of the leather but still strong and solid. No dents in body, super nice piece.
4278.) Model of 1873 US Socket bayonet. Nice example with most of the bluing intact. Made for the Trapdoor rifle. $
4281.) M1892 Krag bayonet. Dated 1895 so pre SAW used bayonet. Has the correct era scabbard. The partial twist pin in the rear is damaged and allows a full swing of the scabbard but not visible. Small chip in the wood grip and full patina coverage. Multi war usage date on this baby.
4282.) M1892 Krag bayonet. Dated 1895 so pre SAW used bayonet. Has the correct era scabbard that is excellent and intact with no dents. Small chip in the wood grip and light patina coverage. Excellent overall 1895 dated Krag, multi war usage date on this baby.
4337.) Swiss M1889/11 Schmidt Rubin bayonet. The M1889/11 with the distinctive fuller. Does not have a scabbard. Over all a nice piece with some darkening and patina but no active rust.
P149.) Imperial XM9. One of the actual bayonets used in the testing for the XM project. It had the stud broken on the wire cutter. The blade is marked up but intact and not chipped at all. The scabbard frog retainer plastic is also cracked. This was subject to a punishing test.
P313.) Phrobis 4th generation M9 mounted on a plaque. I wish I knew the back story on this one. The plaque was presented to Navy SEAL Rob Roy for his contribution to the Phrobis company. This came from Mickey Finn but that is all I know.
4349.) Italian BM59 bayonet. Perfect as new in the packaging. Can not be upgraded comes with the proper scabbard and wrappings. This one went through a repack in 2001 and is so dated. The bayonet is a 1960 model and so marked. Can’t say enough good about this one.
P822.) Great Britain L1A3 black painted parade bayonet. Black grip and scabbard with chromed press stud. Come with white buff frog. Nice markings on rear of frog.
4382.) Italian Beretta BM59 bayonet. Like new made in 1965 and so marked. Impossible to upgrade.
4383.) Italian Beretta BM59 bayonet. Like new made in 1965 and so marked. This one went through the factory refurb program and had the checkered grips on the bayonet and the green frog added to the scabbard.
4384.) Model 1916 German Ersatz or Emergency bayonet. A beautiful Ersatz with most of the green paint remaining on the scabbard. The blade is full and never sharpened, has some patina overall. A real nice one.
4387.) Belgian FAL bayonet. Like new and unmarked like all of them. A great piece. $40.00
4388.) Belgian FAL bayonet Like new and unmarked but this one has the German green web hanger with the M1910 type wire hook scabbard. $55.00
4395.) German Ersatz bayonet. Excellent condition piece with most of the paint still on the scabbard. Cool piece $125.00
4398.) Czech VZ24 bayonet made for Columbia. Unmarked aside from the serial number on the pommel butt. Proper scabbard with no dents. Shows very light wear, nice one. $100.00
4399.) Mauser Export bayonet. Appears to be the M1935 export used by Peru. Unmarked except for a serial number on the pommel butt. All steel is blued with majority remaining. $100.00
4400.) German 1898 Quillback. Has been reblued over some light pitting and the grips are not original. Need a 1898 inexpensive, this is the one. $75.00
4401.) Belgian FN Model 98 long export bayonet. Very nice condition piece all solid with bery little use apparent. $125.00
4403.) Russian M1891 Locking ring missing. $45.00
4410.) Unmarked M5 / M5A1 type. Comes with a USM8A1 scabbard marked to PWH but the frog is replaced with a German made type ??? $50.00
4429.) Camillus M3 Trench Knife. Made in the 2000 era this is a guard marked piece with the single pin pommel. Like new piece. $100.00
4436.) Eickhorn M6. German made M6 Bayonet / Trench Knife like new condition. Marked US M6 on the guard. Comes with M8A1 scabbard with Germany stamped under it making it after reunification. Super Clean piece. $85.00
4438.) Eickhorn M4. German made M4 Bayonet / Trench Knife like new condition. Marked US M4 on the guard. Comes with M8A1 scabbard with nothing stamped under it. Super Clean piece. $65.00
4440.) Eickhorn M7. German made M7 Bayonet / Trench Knife like new condition. Marked US M7 on the guard. Comes with M8A1 scabbard with W. Germany stamped under it making it before reunification. Super Clean piece. $65.00
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