Camp Knife, Iron Blade, ca. 1st-2nd Cent AD
Iron Blade c. 140mm; with wooden hilt 22cm. for all 56gm
Con/ The iron blade has been preserved to prevent any further rusting; the hilt and leather sheath are modern.
Seller's Note/ For Roman soldiers, Camp Knives such as this were a 'must have' for multiple reasons as you may surmise...from cleaning their fingernails to skinning and fleshing animals for food.