A 12th-13th-Century Saber with an Armenian Inscription

A 12th-13th-Century Saber with an Armenian Inscription Found in the Subpolar Urals

The inscription on this 8cm-long saber was preserved almost completely. It is made in a curved font adopted in the 12th — 13th centuries and consists of 10 engraved signs between opening and closing crosses. Out of the 10 characters, 8 turned out to be undoubtedly letters of the Armenian alphabet. The first sign is …

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