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Angrist ('Iron-cleaver', ang = iron, rist = cleaver) was a knife made by the Telchar of Nogrod for Curufin. Its name means "Iron-cutter". It was taken from Curufin by Beren Erchamion during the Quest for the Silmaril, who used it to cut through the Iron Crown of Morgoth and free a Silmaril. But it snapped then, and Morgoth stirred as the shard grazed his brow. No more is said of the knife.

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