Medieval Set of Eating Utensils like these, which closely model those widely used from the early Iron Age to the Middle Ages, had to compete with the convenience of fingers. The handle for each hand-forged piece is given the traditional blacksmith's twist. Knife is capable of holding a good edge.
Olde English Bokes Of Curtesye (Books of Courtesy) admonished readers not to spit across the table, butter bread with their thumbs, or wipe their teeth and knives on the tablecloth! Still, uncouthness often reigned, even at a noble's table.
Each utensil is approximately 8" long overall. Wt.-8 oz. Decorative Use Only.
· Overall: Approx. 8" long each
· Wt: 8 oz