Czech Model 1924 Modified Bayonet
Czech Model 1924 bayonet built for the VZ24 Mauser rifle. This piece shows the 11.75" blade with the reversed cutting edge. This piece shows the CSZ mark and the 24 date. This is one of the bayonets as captured by the Germans and modified by removing the muzzle ring to fit the German 98K. Very good blued blade with scabbard and leather frog. The scabbard stud shows the CSZ mark and E3 Lion and 37 date. Ref # 128 of "The Bayonet Book" by Watts, page 54.