Swiss Bayonet M1957 SIG Stgw (Wenger)
In an excellent condition a SIG Stgw M1957 bayonet
Maker marked on the Ricasso W which stands for Werner and low number 74825. Otherside a Logo WF for Waffen Fabrik. They have made so far about 700.000 of these bayonets. Very early ones have the full name of the maker marked on the ricasso.
The bayonet was made for the Sturmgewehr 57 (Stgw 57)
On the crossguard marked KV1464
The frog is owner marked W. Stocker and maker marked and dated at the back G. Bertolin, Sellaio. VIRA/ G, Tic. 78 (1978)
The plastic scabbard is date marked 81 which means it is from 1981. The scabbard and frog must have been replaced at some time.
The entire bayonet is an excellent state. Only the scabbard has scratches because it is made from plastic and can be easily scratched