Medieval period. Small Table or Fruit Knife. Dating from Ca. 15th., Century A.D.. Measuring 162 mm. overall in length. Wooden handle secured with a row of three brass rivets and a group of three more rivets in a triangular pattern just below the large circular piercing, which would have been for suspension. Scarce piece.
Medieval shield shaped lead matrix seal, ca. 13th century. Central coat of arms on a shield surrounded by the inscription S'IONS DE DAVMBYR B' = Seal of John De Davmbyr (Daventry, Northamptonshire). Measuring 27mm by 24mm.