Historyedit]. See also: Wootz steel. A bladesmith from Damascus, ca. 1900.
Damascus blades were manufactured in the Near East from ...
A Very Brief History of Damascus Steel: Traditional Damascus steel, also known
as Pattern Weld, Damascene, or Damast, was first produced over two thousand ...
Damascus steel is still a very sought after commodity. Not for just its quality and
beauty. But also the mystery and the history that continually surrounds it.
Sep 29, 1981 ... TWO metallurgists at Stanford University, seeking to produce a ''superplastic''
metal, appear to have stumbled on the secret of Damascus steel, ...
Scott imagined an arms demonstration between the two men, Richard wielding a good English broadsword and Saladin, a scimitar of Damascus steel
, "a curved and narrow blade, which glittered not like the swords of the Franks, but was, on the contrary, of a dull blue colour... More »
Unfortunately, the technique of producing wootz Damascus steel blades is a lost
art. .... The Moser collection is now displayed in the Berne Historical Museum in ...
The term "Damascus steel" can refer to two different types of ferrous (containing
... around the 3rd-4th centuries from the historical trading center of Damascus, ...
Mar 17, 2014 ... Zane Schenk was born into a family of knifemakers and what was a hobby has
become a passion and even a business. Along with a small ...
Damascus Steel. J. Horning. Damascus Steel. Close up of Damascus steel blade
: Around 500 AD, swordsmiths of the Middle East began to produce knives and ...
Learn about the history of Mokume Gane. The ancient technique of Mokume
Gane is used by Andrew Nyce Designs to handcraft unique wedding bands, ...