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Military Knives - Bauernwehr and Hauswehr

Throughout the 15th and 16thC.

This a broad range of knives and were terms that were certainly not used at the time and is more of a ‘catch all’ rather than a style.

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The term usually accompanies single edged stout general purpose knives that would be handy in bar brawl or working down on the farm.

Often there is a set associated with them so a larger knife would be accompanied by one or two byknives and a pricker.

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Also included here is the ‘Holbein’ dagger style.

From £300.