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Sword Bayonet with Socket Attachment made by Horstmann & Sons of Philadelphia

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Identifier: 1981-002-0127

Title: Sword Bayonet with Socket Attachment made by Horstmann & Sons of Philadelphia

Description: Sword bayonet with socket attachment and leather scabbard. This type of bayonet, made by Horstmann & Sons of Philadelphia, are the only known examples of U.S. sword socket bayonets and appear historically on the Model 1841 Mississippi Rifle.

Rights: UND

Place: United States

Dates: 1830-1880

Type(s): Bayonet, Sword

Maker/Creator: William H. Horstmann and Sons

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Mexican War, 1846-1848

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