Bayonet; C G Haenel; Late 19th century; CT78.424

Name/Title

Bayonet

About this object

Bayonet; a German-made bayonet, with leather and brass scabbard and leather belt frog. This was manufactured by C G Haenel, in Suhl, Germany in the late 19th century.

Thought to have been used in the Boer War by a member of the European cavalry.

Maker

C G Haenel

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

Late 19th century

Place Made

Europe, Germany, Thuringia, Suhl

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, leather
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on blade: "C G HAENEL / SUHL"

Measurements

h 25mm x l 585mm x w 95mm
Large

Subject and Association Keywords

military science, war

Subject and Association Keywords

military science, history of arms and armour

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

weapon

Object number

CT78.424

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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