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Originally Damascus steel was made from wootzsteel, a steel developed in India around 300 BC.
These swords are characterized by distinctive patterns of banding and mottling reminiscent of flowing water. Such blades were reputed to be tough, resistant to shattering and capable of being honed to a sharp, resilient edge.
Blade: 2 7/8”
Closed: 3 ¾”
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