Object Title

Knife or dagger - scramasax

Knife or dagger - scramasax

Date

5th to 10th Century

Object Number

X.6036

Physical Description

In excavated condition. Straight blade with triangular cross section and a short, flat, oblong tang.The back of the blade runs straight for roughly 3/4's of the length of the blade before angling sharply down towards the point of the blade. Likewise, the blade runs relatively straight before curving gently upwards towards the point. The Blade is heavily corroded and is missing a significant portion towards the tang.

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength262mm
OverallWeight52g

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Europe