It is a very ancient knife with a simple leaf-blade design with a wooden handle wrapped with cord and leather. Its double edge blade was made of bronze and wickedly sharp, shiny, with a needle point. The point seems hungry.
In the seriesEdit
In Changes, Medea's bodkin is in possession of Mab, and was used by Harry Dresden to execute Lloyd Slate upon the Stone Table as part of the ritual to assume the mantle of the Winter Knight. Mab may have disposed of the influence of the Athame by trading for this item.(reference needed)