AMERICAN 1795/ 1812 Bayonet
This bayonet has an L shaped socket. There was a bridge which has been cut during the period of use. The blade is 14" long and has a small face flute. There is a clear US on the face of the blade. The socket is 2 5/8" inches long. There is a B in front of the end of the slot in the socket. The metal has a smooth deep brown patina with scattered areas of light pitting.