Chinese AKM Type II Steel Bayonet and Scabbard.
According to the worldofbayonets.com website, this knife
bayonet was manufactured for use with the semi-automatic 7.62 mm. AKM assault rifles
commercially exported in the 1980s by Polytech and NORINCO (China North
a copy of the Russian 6X4 (AKM Type II) bayonet, except that the
sawback and wire-cutter features have been eliminated.
has a black plastic grip and scabbard body. This example is missing the chromed
steel belt hanger provided on the earliest U.S. imports.
There is no
evidence that the People's Liberation Army ever used this bayonet.