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Arabian scimitar life size Arabian scimitar life size 2
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Arabian scimitar life size

J.L.Rubio
006050000
62.58 €
Discover the life-size Arab scimitar! This impressive sword is a replica of one of the most emblematic weapons that was brandished in the Iberian Peninsula during the Arab invasion. With a length of 100 cm and a clean blade without engraving, this scimitar will transport you to a bygone time full of history and adventure. The smooth curve of the...
rustic arabic scimitar rustic arabic scimitar 2
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rustic arabic scimitar

J.L.Rubio
002570000
43.29 €
Discover the rustic Arab Scimitar, a sword that will transport you to the time of the Arab invasion of the Iberian Peninsula! This reproduction of one of history's most iconic swords features a rustically engraved blade and hilt, giving it an authentic and unique look. Child: 60 cm. Cadet: 73 cms. Natural: 100 cm. The smooth curve of the Rustic Arabian...
silver Arabian scimitar silver Arabian scimitar 2
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silver Arabian scimitar

J.L.Rubio
001540000
66.95 €
The silver Arab Scimitar is a reproduction of one of the most emblematic swords that was brandished in the Iberian Peninsula during the Arab invasion. With a nickel-plated blade and engraved silver hilt, this sword stands out for its unique design and exceptional quality. Child: 60 cm. Cadet: 73 cms. Natural: 100 cm. The gentle curve of the design was...
Wooden scimitar for children
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Wooden scimitar for children

Medioevo
023510000
7.13 €
Do you want your child to feel like a true medieval knight? Then you cannot miss the opportunity to acquire our wooden scimitar for children. Measuring 38x12x2.5 cm, this toy sword is perfect for the little ones in the house to have fun and let their imagination run wild. This wooden scimitar has been manufactured in Italy, thus guaranteeing its quality...
Color wooden scimitar for children
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Color wooden scimitar for children

Medioevo
023520000
7.41 €
Do you want your child to feel like a true medieval knight? Then you cannot miss the opportunity to acquire our wooden Scimitar with painted handle specially designed for children. With measurements of 38x12x2.5 cm, this Scimitar is the perfect complement so that the little ones in the house can enjoy their fantasy games and recreate exciting medieval...
Fantasy Scimitar Sword with scabbard (62.50 cm.)
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Fantasy Scimitar Sword with scabbard (62.50 cm.)

Tole10 Imperial
222850000
41.24 €
Enter the world of fantasy with our fantasy scimitar sword with scabbard! This sword, from the Spanish brand Tole10 Imperial, is perfect for lovers of fantasy and collectors. Its sharp 3CR13MOV steel blade gives it a realistic appearance and its steel and wood handle adds a touch of elegance. The sword has a blade thickness of 3.30 mm. and a blade length...
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Sinbad Condor functional scimitar

Condor
037800000
158.08 €
Functional Sinbad scimitar with a blade made of 1075 high carbon steel, heat treated and tempered to a hardness of 56-58 HRC. It comes sharp. Wooden handle. Includes leather sheath.
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golden arabian scimitar

J.L.Rubio
018150000
67.86 €
The Golden Arab Scimitar is a reproduction of one of the most emblematic swords that was brandished in the Iberian Peninsula during the Arab invasion. Its engraved golden blade and hilt give it an elegant and striking appearance. Child: 60 cm. Cadet: 73 cms. Natural: 100 cm. This sword stands out for its smooth curve in the design, which was intended to...
Wedding Swords

Scimitar for weddings (with personalized text engraved)

J.L.Rubio
018290000
51.42 €
Are you looking for a unique and special gift for your wedding day? Look no further, because we have the perfect solution for you. Our special Scimitar sword for weddings is a classic that never goes out of style. And the best of all is that you can personalize it with laser-engraved text, totally free! This Scimitar sword is a refined, fine and light...
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Functional Arabian scimitar

Jiri Krondak
018380000
270.00 €
The functional Arabian Scimitar is the result of the exceptional work of armorer Jiri Krondak, renowned worldwide for his ability to forge high-quality historical swords and weapons. This sword, made in the Czech Republic, is handcrafted using only the best materials. The blade of the functional Arabian Scimitar is made of carbon steel, which guarantees...
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functional scimitar

Cass Hanwei (Paul Chen)
028470000
213.88 €
Are you looking for a high-quality functional scimitar? Do not look any further! We have the perfect option for you. Our functional Arabic scimitar with a curved blade in 1566 steel is the ideal choice for professionals in oriental dance or disciplines such as belly dance. This scimitar has been carefully designed and manufactured by Cass Hanwei (Paul...
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Scorpion Scimitar

Battle Merchant
032770000
98.98 €
Are you looking for a saber that stands out for its design and quality? Then look no further! We present to you the Scorpion scimitar, a masterpiece of tradition and elegance. This scimitar has been manufactured with an EN45 carbon steel blade, known for its strength and durability. In addition, the blade is delicately engraved with a scorpion, adding a...
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Turkish scimitar with scabbard

Battle Merchant
032940000
98.98 €
Discover the Turkish Scimitar with Scabbard from Battle Merchant! Enter the world of Saracen and Christian warfare with this impressive curved Turkish scimitar. Ideal for historical re-enactments, medieval combat or simply to add a touch of authenticity to your weapon collection. Manufactured with an EN45 spring carbon steel blade, this Turkish scimitar...
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Middle Eastern Saber Scimitar

Cold Steel
115650000
369.59 €
The Middle Eastern Saber Scimitar is the perfect addition for lovers of ancient weapons. Manufactured by the renowned American manufacturer Cold Steel, this sword stands out for its unmatched design and quality. The blade of this scimitar is made of 1065 carbon steel with technical treatment, which guarantees its resistance and durability. Its curved and...
44.42 €
Are you looking for a unique and special gift for your wedding day? Look no further, because we have the perfect solution for you. We present to you our special Scimitar sword for weddings, a classic gift that never goes out of style. This sword comes with the standard engraved text: "RDO. DE NUESTRO ENLACE", so you will always remember that special day....
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Latex Bone Scimitar Sword for LARP, 85 cm.

Epic Armoury
164990000
123.97 €
Discover the latex Bone Scimitar sword for LARP from Epic Armoury! This impressive and fearsome weapon is perfect for those looking to stand out as a cruel necromancer or a dark villain in their live role-playing adventures. Measuring 85cm in length from point to pommel, this hybrid medium sword features a curved, single-edged blade that will allow you to...
LARP and Cosplay

Sunset scimitar for LARP (105 cm.)

Epic Armoury
259690000
99.17 €
Conquer the twilight with the Sunset Scimitar for LARP! Imagine the sunset dyed in elven tones, where the blades of the swords dance in a deadly dance. You see yourself, confidently wielding the Scimitar of Dusk, inspired by the Norse Svartálfar and modern dark elves. At 105cm, this latex hybrid weapon from Epic Armory is more than just a sword; is a...
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The scimitar is an iconic sword that has played a prominent role in the history of Arab warriors and Middle Eastern culture. Over the centuries, it has evolved to adapt to different combat styles and has found a place in celebrations and special events. In this article, we will explore the characteristics of the scimitar, its fascinating history, and its use in modern celebrations.

Characteristics of the Scimitar

The scimitar is basically a broad-bladed saber with a rich history in the Middle East. Its design varies, but typically features a round or flat pommel, a strung or wire-decorated hilt, and a guard curved toward the blade. The blade of the scimitar widens towards the end and sharpens considerably at the tip. One of its edges is completely sharp, and often the end of the opposite side is also sharp. Some scimitars are single-edged, while others are double-edged, and some require the use of both hands due to their length.

The dimensions of the scimitar vary depending on its use. Horseback warriors often carried longer scimitars with smaller guards, while those in close combat preferred shorter scimitars with larger guards to protect themselves from attacks. This sword is especially effective at striking the legs of opponents, and thrust attacks were less common due to the difficulty of removing the blade from the enemy's body after a well-aimed blow.

The parts of the scimitar are mostly made of strong metal, especially the guard, which had to withstand the blows of the opponent in battle.

Scimitars for Celebrations

Over time, the scimitar has become an ornamental sword, enriched with elaborate details on the guard and blade. The endpapers are carved with beautiful floral details and embellished with precious stones. The leaves often carry intricate arabesque motifs that add a touch of elegance.

Nowadays, it is not uncommon to find scimitars used at weddings and other special events, such as tools for cutting the wedding cake. In Spanish tradition, classic swords such as the Tizona and the Colada were often used for this purpose, but over time, the scimitar has also found its place. These swords are often personalized with the names of the bride and groom and feature hilts decorated with thematic motifs. It is important to note that the blades are generally not sharpened, although they may occasionally have a sharp edge.

Scimitar in History

The scimitar has been an emblematic sword of Arab warriors throughout history. Its large blade had a formidable edge and impressive cutting capacity. Although it is believed that this type of sword with a curved blade was used long before the birth of Christ, it is known with certainty that it was adopted by the Persian and Indian peoples. The scimitar played a prominent role in the fights between the Templars and the Saracens in medieval times.

In modern times, scimitars have become a symbol of Arab peoples and are still used in important ceremonies. Some of these swords are luxury pieces appreciated by collectors, especially those that are handcrafted in Toledo, Spain.

Explore Our Scimitar Collection

On our website, we offer a wide variety of scimitar models to satisfy your tastes and needs. Whether for decoration, collection, or even a special occasion, our scimitars are carefully crafted works of art that honor the rich tradition of this iconic sword. If you need advice or have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us!

Discover the beauty and history of the scimitar, a sword that has endured through the centuries and remains a symbol of Arab bravery and tradition.

Curious Questions about the Scimitar

1. What is the origin of the scimitar?

The scimitar has its origins in the Middle East and is believed to have been used by the Persian and Indian peoples before the birth of Christ.

2. How is the scimitar used at weddings and celebrations?

The scimitar is often used at weddings and special events to cut the wedding cake. It is personalized with the names of the bride and groom and usually has decorative details on the endpaper and leaf.

3. Why is the scimitar effective in combat?

The scimitar is effective in combat due to its curved blade and brutal cutting ability, ideal for striking opponents' legs in battle.

4. Where are handmade scimitars made?

Some high-quality handcrafted scimitars are made in Toledo, Spain, and are prized by collectors.

5. What is the symbolism of the scimitar in Arab culture?

The scimitar is a symbol of the Arab peoples and is still used in important ceremonies as a cultural and traditional element.

6. What is the difference between a single-edged and a double-edged scimitar?

A single-edged scimitar is sharpened on only one side of the blade, while a double-edged scimitar is sharpened on both sides, making it more versatile in combat.

Discover the beauty and history of the scimitar, a sword that has endured through the centuries and remains a symbol of Arab bravery and tradition. If you are interested in purchasing a unique scimitar or learning more about its history, please feel free to explore our collection and contact us!

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