M1899 Bayonet w/ Scabbard & Frog - sn 85487
Model 1899 bayonet, manufactured by Waffenfabrik Neuhausen. Includes scabbard and leather frog.
Multiple heavy marks on the blade. Right side wood grip has small, light gouges. Light surface marks on the pommel. Scabbard has mild finish wear.
Leather frog was made by Joh. Leiser of Grossaffoltern (Bern) in 1917,
These bayonets were issued with the 1896/11 Infantry Rifle, 1911 Infantry Rifle, and K11 Carbine. The serial number indicates that this bayonet would have been issued with a K11 Carbine produced in 1918.