The small personal knives that Vikings valued above the scramseax and with which they were buried. Proportioned for throat-slashing in a hand to hand fight. This example is just a little over 2 ½” length with  wedge section blade and tapered tang for embedding in horn or bone grip. Made without a guard as it was an extension of the fist and not used to parry a knife thrust. Professionally conserved excavated condition with a certification of authenticity on the Plexiglas display easel.
Stock Number: A3762

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