M1918 Bayonet - sn 781821
Model 1918 Bayonet, manufactured by Waffenfabrik Neuhausen. Includes scabbard.
Blade has multiple surface marks throughout the edge. The base of the pommel on the right side has a small area of multiple surface marks, as if it was used as a hammer. Handling marks on the wood grips. Right side grip has a mild pressure mark on the left edge. Scabbard was previously painted black, and the paint is worn and flaking.
These bayonets were issued with the K11 and K31 Carbines.
The serial number indicates that this bayonet would have been issued with a K31 Carbine produced in 1943.