FURBISHERS IN SWEDEN

KINMAN (S.)

M052

£45.00

Text in English & Swedish, 140pp., 98 illus. incl.many colour 2016.

The first part of the book in English and Swedish tells the history of cutlers in Europe, starting in Passau in the early Medieval age with the knifemakers. The first makers of edged weapons in Sweden date back to the 15th century. The second part (in Swedish) is an alphabetical biographical catalogue with marks and products of edged weapon makers in Sweden.