Carlos Gomes

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Shamshir Sword, a Persian blade

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.

Russian yataghan with scabbard, 1861, steel and bronze, forged, carved and gilded. Dimension: l. 64,1 cm, Hermitage Museum, Russia.

Russian yataghan with scabbard, steel and bronze, forged, carved and…