Forged iron, 5 ¼” height. Rounded triangular section socket with stabilizing spur below and remains of the haft and wedge intact. Acutely angled bearded bit with crested front edge struck with a maker’s mark. Stable excavated condition. The acute angle of the bit allows for a cutting or crushing blow to the upper body as well as a slashing blow to the mid body with the leading edge. Made for use against mail and leather armor.