Prussian infantry Faschinenmesser 1849

Description
Prussian infantry Faschinenmesser 1849
Good condition with signs of wear

The Faschinenmesser is the predecessor of the German bayonets with wooden grip. This is the 1849 design that was standard used by the Prussian army. Solid, without slack. The blade is completely manufactured in copper and shows some locally discolouration and pitting by old age. The dagger is marked 1. M. 49. II. 32 and has Prussian quality marks.

Length: 54.5 cm

The dagger is carefully packaged for shipping via track & trace. It can also be collected in Ghent.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
Germany
Weapon Type
Dagger
Condition
Good
Period
19th - mid
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