Material: Bronze (One trace of gold gilding) and Iron
Era: Mid to Late 1st AD
Culture: Roman Provincial
Origin: From an Antiquities Dealer in Germany
Length: 24 cm
Hilt: 7.9 cm
Blade Width (at the hilt): 2.3 cm
The overall length of the Eating Knife is 23 cm, the blade near the hilt has remnants of four square teeth. The Eating Knife has miniature engravings and inscriptions including a Triton with standards, the inscriptions appear to be of Legion XV Apollinaris.