A very rare Kaiserliche Marine dress bayonet for Zahlmeister- and Ingenieur applicants (cadets). "Seitengewehr für Zahlmeister-Applikanten und Ingenieur-Applikanten".
Etched blade to three sides showing naval motifs. "WKC" maker marked. The back of the blade shows the name of the distributor "FÜHR & REITZ - KIEL UND WILHELMSHAVEN". A solid brass handle. It bears the Imperial crown and the navy emblem (anchor) on the front. The back comes with the navy acceptance mark. "1890" dated. Furthermore "II.W.D.92" stamped.
Black leather scabbard with a gilt brass fitting. Also "II.W.D.92" stamped. Unfortunately, the lower area of the scabbard is missing.