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PT0018-backed-blades

Backed blade flint knife

£5.00

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Product Description

The simple flint knives of the Upper Palaeolithic. These long blades were retouched very abruptly along one edge to provide a safe grip when using the opposing sharp edge.

You can order this knife complete with a haft using wood, natural fibre and resin glue – please add “Tool haft” to your order.

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Weight 200 g

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