M1874 French Gras sword Bayonet - Number equal!
Very nice number equal French M1874 gras bayonet.
Various stamps on the pommel, cross-guard, ricasso and scabbard. Scabbard and Cross-guard numbered equal AL 7362. Scabbard and ricasso same inspection markings R B in double circle.
On the back of the blade it is engraved with "Manufacture d'Armes de Châtellerault" the year has been a little bit wiped out but is readable "1887"
On the tip of the sword bayonet there is some minor black rust (nothing disturbing). Button works.
Blade length 52,2 cm
Overall length 64,4 cm