Portuguese Steyr M1885 Guedes/ M1886 Kropatcheck bayonet
Portugese Mod.1885 Guedes/ Model 1886 Kropatschek Rifle Bayonet. Steel pommel with coil spring press locking stud, slab wooden grips held by two rivets. Cross-guard with quillon and muzzle ring with quillon, 471 mm Yataghan blade, complete in steel scabbard.
Blade spine marked ‘Steyr 1886’
On the ricasso a "flower mark
Cross-Guard marked with number GG455.
Bayonet frog stud marked ‘OEWG’ and number VV557 on scabbard.
Blade length 47,1 cm
Overall length 59,9 cm
The bayonet has not been cleaned