Offered is an original 1918 dated Wilkinson made,'Australian Issued' First World War 1907 pattern bayonet with scabbard & frog. Bayonet & scabbard features steel fittings, with'D' & 2/47/R arrow stamped pommel & working release button, lightly used condition, Slaz (enger) 46 stamped wooden grips and metal'D arrow D' stamped guard. The 43 cm long steel blade shows the blood groove to the centre of each side of the blade and stamped for Wilkinson.
The blades factory sharpened, retaining a toned finish to used surface. Standard leather & metal WW2'Mangrovite 44' stamped, Australian issued scabbard, with round metal frog button, with used, partially scratched leather body. The tan canvas frog is also attached, with written details to reverse.A good used example of a WW1 bayonet, as used with the classic Short Magazine LeeEnfield No. III service rifle, which would have been re-issued for service during the Second World War & most probably the Korean War.
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Please note, these items are located and will be posted from Australia. We appreciate fair feedback from you once you receive the item. We aim to give you, the customer our best customer service.The item "RARE WW1 & WW2 AUSTRALIAN ISSUED WILKINSON 303 RIFLE BAYONET SCABBARD SWORD ARMY" is in sale since Wednesday, May 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\1914 - 1918 (WWI)". The seller is "jb_military_antiques_14" and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.