What is this? French 1866 Chas Bayonet Sword

Pippa

Cadet
Joined
Oct 17, 2020
Could anyone tell me about this item. It was my cousins and he recently passed away. I need to sell it but know nothing about it. I have done some research but it is not coming together.

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Llewellyn

Corporal
Joined
Feb 17, 2020
Location
Britain
Made at Chatellerault Arsenal no later than 1870 (as it has the Imperial mark)

The curved blade style is known as yataghan.
 
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Pippa

Cadet
Joined
Oct 17, 2020
Thanks for the information. it was my cousins and he has passed away I want to sell it. Any buyers?
 
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