The Louisiana Classicist

November 11, 2010

multi-tool from the III Century AD

Filed under: just for fun — Ann E. M. Ostrom @ 9:57 pm
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A Roman Swiss Army Knife

“eating implement, folding, with three-pronged fork, spatula, pick, spike and knife.” In the collections of the Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge.

Too impressive not to share!

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1 Comment »

  1. If you were really impressed, you could actually order one of your own from this site — http://www.Armillum.com — that makes reproductions.

    I am so tempted, for 60 euros.

    Comment by Ann Ostrom — November 12, 2010 @ 12:14 pm | Reply


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