Lot 1770: Medieval Bone-Handled Knife
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 15th-16th century AD. A substantial single-edged blade with swept tip, bronze guard, bone grip, bronze cap with central recess for the tang. 497 grams, 34cm (13 1/4"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972.
Condition Report: Fine condition.