This is an riverfound example of the bauernwehr, this is a working mans knife from the Germanic speaking parts of Europe and were popular between the 14th and 16th century. This piece appears to be to the later end of this scale being from the mid 15th century.
This example has its pin but not its nagel or nail guard.
The piece is a riverfound or excavated piece that has been stabilised and is now in good shape. This piece can be yours for £195 or best offer.