Lot 288: 1860's Mississippi Rifle Sword Bayonet
November 27, 2016
Bluffton, SC, USALive Auction
Description: Civil War ( 1860's ) brass handled sword bayonet for a Mississippi rifle. Brass with dark brown patina. Spring in tact. Blade near mint & bright. Leather scabbard with brass mounts, needs sewing on rear. Faint impressed mark: BH. Attributed to Collins & Co. 25" length. Provenance: Property of a prominent Charleston family, by descent.