East German M1959-2

East German M1959-2 Bayonet

This bayonet is also known as an East German transitional model bayonet. It is M1959 bayonet in an M1974 scabbard.

In collectors world, transitional bayonets have to have matching numbers (or no number at all) on bayonet and scabbard. Otherwise, it is just impaired bayonet and scabbard.