Knives Part mid 16th c.
Narrow blade with a small drop point. Long round integral bolster. Handle formed of two wooden scales. Writhen knot terminal of copper alloy. With A de Reuck tag identifying as being found by Maddon in 1979 from the Thames at ..... Marked with a cross. One of a lot of knives and a file. From the collection of Anthony De Reuck. Similar knives illustrated on page 116, top illustration in Cutlery For the Table.
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