Peruvian/German M1898 2nd Pattern Bayonet, Simson & Co - $
A good German M1898 bayonet of the 2nd pattern with two-piece grips, made for the Peruvian market and bearing a Peruvian crest on the pommel. Stamped "SIMSON & Co, SUHL". Guard with serial #17408. Overall GC; blade a nice mottled dull grey finish, with one small area of deep pitting. Grips tight, button functions fine, without scabbard.