Model 1889 bayonet, blade manufactured by Maschinenfabrik Bern. Includes scabbard and leather frog.
Blade has light pitting. Right side grip panel has light gouging. Pommel has heavy pitting.
Scabbard has heavily worn finish and heavy dents. Leather frog was previously repaired; the original retention strap and buckle were replaced with a strap and rivet. Leather frog was made in 1943.
These bayonets were issued with the Schmidt-Rubin 1889 Infantry Rifle and 1896/11 Infantry Rifle. The serial number indicates that this bayonet would have been issued with an 1889 Infantry Rifle produced in 1892.