Persian scimitar (ws500822)

Manufacturer: armorer
Net Price: €188.46 231.80
Persian Scimitar

It’s a Persian broadsword made in 12th century and popularized in 16th century. The original scimitar was called a shamshir, (which meant "lion's tail") and had a deeply curved blade that was almost a half circle. Developed in Persia, this type of blade was effective for draw cuts, but other than that, of limited utility. Presented model comes from 18th century.


Length: 91 cm
Weight: 0,7 kg

It hilt is Karabela’s shape. Blade is quite effective, being able to draw cut as well as slash, and the point is quite useful in the "hooking" thrust often used. Grip is wood, and the guard and scabbard furniture are steel.
Complete with black scabbard with steel fittings, has one locket with movable ring.