Roman iron dagger and scabbard mount
© Museum of London
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Iron dagger and scabbard mount. The dagger has a broad, flat, leaf-shaped blade with a double edge and slight mid-rib. Its iron-plated grip and heart-shaped pommel are in two halves and rivetted to the central tang. Bits of the scabbard's leather remain on the mount.
160 AD - 250 AD