Seller: picardiantiques (97) 94.9%, Location: Clinton Township, Michigan, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 222025766635 VIKING POCKET OR POUCH KNIFE C.850-1050 A.D. Diminutive size, just 3 5/8" overall. Broad "whittle tang" and straight back wedge section blade. Professionally conserved excavated condition. These small knives, capable of slashing a throat, were constant companions of Viking warriors and were consistently buried with them suggesting that they had spiritual significance as well as practical.