P13 bayonet for P17 rifle, US Marked

During WW One the USA helped Britain by manufacturing arms and equipment including this Remington manufactured bayonet Pattern 1913 to fit the British P14 rifle. The two cuts on the wooden grips are to differentiate this bayonet from the similar looking Pattern 1907 (for the SMLE rifle) as they are not interchangeable. Marked 1913 for model with maker Remington in circle only partially visible. Date of manufacture 6-17. British proofs over A for American inspection. Marks are stroked out and US added indicating that it may have been diverted for use on the US P17 rifle. Scabbard is British style with heavily riveted leather frog appears to be a field expedient to hang from a belt.

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P13 bayonet for P17 rifle, US Marked BA818

P13 bayonet for P17 rifle, US Marked Description

During WW One the USA helped Britain by manufacturing arms and equipment including this Remington manufactured bayonet Pattern 1913 to fit the British P14 rifle. The two cuts on the wooden grips are to differentiate this bayonet from the similar looking Pattern 1907 (for the SMLE rifle) as they are not interchangeable. Marked 1913 for model with maker Remington in circle only partially visible. Date of manufacture 6-17. British proofs over A for American inspection. Marks are stroked out and US added indicating that it may have been diverted for use on the US P17 rifle. Scabbard is British style with heavily riveted leather frog appears to be a field expedient to hang from a belt.

P13 bayonet for P17 rifle, US Marked Additional Information

Catalog Number BA818