This trapdoor bayonet remains in very good condition with 70% blue on blade showing scattered specks of oxidation staining. The socket is turning brown with dings and scratches. The scabbard features a 1 1/16 inch US rosette on the frog, leather remains strong and flexible. The scabbard body shows areas of corrosion with a brown/blue patina. Please see photos. This is a correct 1873 bayonet that will look great displayed with a rifle in similar condition. Free shipping.