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Old 16th April 2021, 12:52 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by David R
Steels appear in a pocket of the sword scabbard round about the 15th century in Europe
very interesting, do you have any images of these?.
ive seen stones in pockets on some messer.. and also on old weapons in the caucasus. i have seen excavated examples of honing steels from the 1400s or 1300s from germany used by butchers.

im also curious about the nepali steel blade hones. when did the actuially appear i wounder.. and might there be a similar indian or persian tool we just havent seen or thats vanished over time
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