Pattern 1907 Bayonet, Vickers, 1918

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Pattern 1907 bayonet and scabbard for use with the SMLE #1 Mk.III service rifle. 16.75 inch blade, and measures 21.75 inches overall. Manufactured by Vickers and dated 9/18 (September, 1918). British proof marks and Broadarrow to the one side, with Vickers at Crayford mark stamped between “1907” and “Vickers”. ¬†Blade shows almost all of it’s original color and finish with only slight areas of discoloration, as to be expected. Pommel and cross guard show 95% of the original blued finish. 2 piece walnut grips marked with a large British proof mark to each panel. Release button works correctly. Leather scabbard shows it’s original color and finish with strong stitching overall. Very good condition overall.