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        Plug Bayonet

        English School, (18th century). A bayonet (from French ba�onnette) is a knife, sword, or spike-shaped weapon designed to fit in, on, over or underneath the muzzle of a rifle, musket or similar weapon, effectively turning the gun into a spear. A bayonet with an 11-inch blade and turned ebony grip. Provenance: Private Collection / Peter Newark Pictures.

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