COLD STEEL SHAMSHIR SWORD

$429.99
RRP $499.99
SAVE $70.00 (14%)
Sold Out


Calculate Shipping


The Shamshir originated in Persia and spread throughout the former Ottoman Empire and beyond into India and even the Philippines. Its strongly curved blade was enduringly popular and absolutely ideal for delivering a devastating cutting stroke. And, contrary to popular belief, it was very effective at delivering rising, descending and hooking style thrusts!

 

Typically, the curved Shamshir blade had a narrow cross section and a sharp point. It had a simple brass or steel crossbar hilt and an equally straightforward handle made from wood or animal horn that terminated in a distinctively bulbous pommel. This pommel was offset slightly to help the hand resist centrifugal force when making a hard cutting stroke.

 

Cold Steel's version of this historic saber replicates the original as closely as possible. The only modifications were to substitute a modern high carbon steel for the blade and to use black faux buffalo horn for the handle. Even the scabbard is a close copy of the original. It’s made of thick, black leather (so it won’t dull the blade) and reinforced by a brass throat and chape, and comes complete with dual suspension rings.

 

Specifications:

  • Overall: 36 1/4"
  • Blade: 30 1/2"
  • Thick: 3/16"
  • Weight: 30.1oz.
  • Steel: 1055 Carbon

 

 

(CS88STS)

SKU CS88STS

Be The First To Review This Product!

Help other Extac Australia Pty Ltd users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review


Others Also Bought


COLD STEEL GURKHA KUKRI PLUS

COLD STEEL GURKHA KUKRI PLUS

$399.99

11% OFF RRP $449.99
COLD STEEL DRAGONFLY SERIES TANTO

COLD STEEL DRAGONFLY SERIES TANTO

$949.99

14% OFF RRP $1,100.00
DOWN UNDER KNIVES RED ROCK RAPTOR

DOWN UNDER KNIVES RED ROCK RAPTOR

$339.99

8% OFF RRP $369.99
JAPANESE SINGLE SWORD STAND

JAPANESE SINGLE SWORD STAND

$29.99

COLD STEEL NORMAN SWORD

COLD STEEL NORMAN SWORD

$499.99

17% OFF RRP $599.99
COLD STEEL CHINESE SWORD MACHETE
15% OFF RRP $99.99
BENCHMADE 275BK ADAMAS

BENCHMADE 275BK ADAMAS

$284.99

5% OFF RRP $299.99
POCKET SHOT WHISKER BISCUIT

POCKET SHOT WHISKER BISCUIT

$69.99

18% OFF RRP $84.99

More From This Category


COLD STEEL AHND & A HALF SWORD
16% OFF RRP $749.99
COLD STEEL CHINESE SWORD MACHETE
15% OFF RRP $99.99
COLD STEEL COLICHEMARDE SWORD
36% OFF RRP $699.99
COLD STEEL MAA NORMAN SWORD
14% OFF RRP $699.99
COLD STEEL NORMAN SWORD

COLD STEEL NORMAN SWORD

$499.99

17% OFF RRP $599.99
COLD STEEL SHAMSHIR SWORD
14% OFF RRP $499.99