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EARLY MEDIEVAL KNIFE

Iron blade from an Early Medieval, Anglo-Saxon, whittle tanged knife. The blade has a wedge-shaped section on which the tang is missing. The blade is broken, corroded and damaged but the presence of an angled point allows it to be placed in Drinkall and Foreman's Type E, a type that had a long period of use (Drinkall and Foreman, 1998, 279-81).Length 102.5mm (projected from bent), Width 17.8mm, Th…