14thC brass and Box eating knife - Sheet brass bolsters, brass pommel, filework to the spine. Brass inlaid makers mark. Stepped false edge on the blade. Red scabbard with incised and stamped decoration.
Blade length - 3.5"/9cm
Grip length - 3.25"/8cm
Overall length - 7”/18cm
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