Swiss bayonet M1889 Waffenfabrik Neuhausen
A very good Swiss bayonet (Schmidt-Rubin) M1889 with blued scabbard and frog
Bayonet is numbered 221614 which would be the same number as the rifle and only then be provided to the military. The blade is marked with the maker Waffenfabrik Neuhausen. Below the cross-guard a swiss cross can be found. Inside the mortise a stamp inside a circle B or R. The blade has been sharpened.
The very nice frog is maker marked with Jos, Erni Sattlet Hellbühl 33 (1933) and has an acceptance stamp Swiss cross with K below it inside a square.
Blade length 29,5 cm
Overall length 41,7 cm
These bayonets could be used for the following rifles.
Modell 1889 Schmidt–Rubin Infantry Rifle
Modell 1889/96 Schmidt–Rubin Infantry Rifle
Modell 1896/11 Schmidt–Rubin Infantry Rifle