US M4 bayonet, Imperial Knife, Second production plastic grips

Original second production bayonet for the US M1 carbine. Imperial Knife Company, post war manufacture M4 bayonet with plastic grips was an attempt to address shortcomings in the original design of the M4 bayonet, specifically the deterioration of the leather washer grips in tropical climates. Production of M4 bayonets with plastic grip began in 1954 and continued into the 1960's. "I" in circle mark on pommel. Excellent condition overall, grip and blade. Comes with US M8A1 scabbard with belt hanger.

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$265.00

US M4 bayonet, Imperial Knife, Second production plastic grips BA-G115

US M4 bayonet, Imperial Knife, Second production plastic grips Description

Original second production bayonet for the US M1 carbine. Imperial Knife Company, post war manufacture M4 bayonet with plastic grips was an attempt to address shortcomings in the original design of the M4 bayonet, specifically the deterioration of the leather washer grips in tropical climates. Production of M4 bayonets with plastic grip began in 1954 and continued into the 1960's. "I" in circle mark on pommel. Excellent condition overall, grip and blade. Comes with US M8A1 scabbard with belt hanger.

US M4 bayonet, Imperial Knife, Second production plastic grips Additional Information

Catalog Number BA-G115