An almost complete iron sword, lacking the tip, in good condition but with a deep cut into the top of the blade. It is now 677 mm long, of which the blade is 564 mm and would originally have been about 570 mm. The blade is 47 mm wide at the top, has a slight median ridge, and tapers for the final 130 mm or so to a long point. The tang is rectangular in section, but with well-rounded edges, and is waisted just below the top, which is about 7 mm diameter and has been burred. In the corrosion products of the sword there are hints of a convex scabbard mouth and a line some 10 to 15 mm below, which may be related to a feature of the scabbard.
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