The secrets and science of the famed Damascus swords – The Conversation Spain

This article from The Conversation Spain, written by IMDEA Materials’ researchers Prof. José Manuel Torralba and Dr. Ilchat Sabirov, explores the enigma of Damascus swords, famous for their sharpness and beauty.

The article explores the forging and tempering technique used by the ancient craftsmen of Damascus in the Middle Ages, whose meticulous and secret process has endured over the centuries.ç

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