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An illustration from Richard Burton's The Book of the Sword, 1884, comparing a Hallstatt-era with a Viking Age fighting knife.

Burton labels both weapons as Scramasax. In current terminology, the Hallstatt-era weapon would not be considered as falling under this term, which is usually reserved for Roman era to early medieval weapons.


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current18:35, 13 April 2005Thumbnail for version as of 18:35, 13 April 2005287 × 524 (96 KB)Iustinus (talk | contribs)Two scramsaxes, from an illustration in Richard Burton's ''The Book of the Sword'', 1884. {{PD}}
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