Battling Blades: The Exquisite Arabian Scimitar Sword – 25"
Discover the epitome of Middle Eastern craftsmanship with the Battling Blades Arabian Scimitar Sword, a symbol of historic valor and ancient artistry. The Scimitar, a distinctive backsword with its elegantly curved blade, has been a symbol of honor and prestige across the Middle East since the Ottoman era. Its legacy further accentuated by the subtle dance of strength and finesse exhibited in its Damascus steel blade.
Historical Resonance: The scimitar traces its roots to the 9th century, reflecting the profound martial tradition of the Middle East. The term scimitar is born from the Arabic word 'saif', sharing its ancestry with the Greek 'xiphos', further enriched by Persian craftsmanship through the evolution of 'shamshir' in the 12th century.
Unyielding Blade: The blade of this scimitar is forged from Pattern welded Damascus steel, exemplifying a rigid yet resilient character, a masterpiece with 352 meticulously folded layers. Comprising a combination of high carbon steel 1095 and Carbon Steel #43 and #40, the blade boasts a Rockwell hardness rating of 55-56 HRC, ensuring a razor-sharp edge while providing the much-needed flexibility to withstand the rigor of combat.
- Blade Material: Damascus steel (6 Pieces of Carbon Steel #43 and #40, 5 Pieces of High Carbon Steel 1095)
- Handle Material: A robust blend of wire and steel ensuring a firm grip with a hint of elegance.
- Overall Length: 25"
- Rockwell Hardness: 55-56 HRC
- Number of Layers: 352 (Folded five times from 11 pieces of steel)
- Sheath: Accompanied by a durable leather sheath for protection and ease of carry.
Design & Comfort: The scimitar is an embodiment of beauty and functionality, with a handle meticulously designed for a comfortable yet firm grip, enabling the wielder to exhibit precision and control in every swing. The Damascus steel bolsters add a touch of elegance and balance, making it a desirable piece for both collectors and enthusiasts.
Battling Blades Legacy: As you unsheathe this magnificent Sabre Sword, you are not just wielding a weapon, but embracing a piece of history, an era where valor and swordsmanship were the emblems of honor. This Scimitar Backsword is not merely a sabre; it's a narrative, a chronicle forged in steel, awaiting to be told through your hands.
The Battling Blades Arabian Scimitar Sword is more than a backsword; it's a voyage through the annals of time. Each contour of the blade, every fold in the steel, narrates tales of battles fought and kingdoms won. It's not just a saber; it’s an heirloom, a testimony to the indomitable spirit of the ancient warriors.
I was totally happy with this sword and it met my expectations
As expected great value great quality
The sword was sharp, full tang, comfortable to hold and looks amazing.