Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Buraimi Oman, on the border with the UAE
Omani Swords. Origins.
Originally Posted by TVV
Ibrahim, when I wrote "Omani broadsword" I was referring to the long kattara, not to the short sword. I should try to express myself clearer.
Not a problem~ I hope my answer answered both possibilities and please see my latest to Jim McDougall as I believe your facts about the Shashka are vital to a new aspect of curved swords in the region and there is a relevant and intriguing story from Zanzibar.