Knives and Scabbards. Medieval finds from excavations in London: 1.

J Cowgill, M. de Neergaard and N Griffiths.

Paperback. 169 pp. Richly illustrated in b/w.

A welcome reprint of this seminal study on the wide variety of knives, leather scabbards, shears and scissors recovered from archaeological excavations in the city of London. The discussion is accompanied by a lengthy illustrated catalogue which records the evolving shape and design of knives and handles from the mid 12th to mid 15th centuries, reflecting changes in their use. An invaluable reference tool for specialists and historians.


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