knife (general & multipurpose)

Knife with an iron blade that curves upwards at the tip. The bottom edge of the blade is straight, and ends in a step before the jupper portion of the blade begins to curve. The upper half of the blade is blackened. The wooden handle is wider at the guard, and tapers slightly towards the tip.

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