Blade of the Day:
The medieval sword was discovered buried under a tree in Novosibirsk region, and scientists are keen to unlock its secrets. The weapon was unearthed by accident in 1975 and remains the only weapon of its kind ever found in Siberia.
An exciting new theory has now emerged that it could have belonged to Tsar Ivan the Terrible, and came from the royal armoury as a gift at the time of the conquest of Siberia.
Main inscription reads:'In the name of the mother of our saviour eternal, eternal Lord and Saviour. Christ Jesus Christ.' Read more: http://sword-site.com/thread/1017/sword-ivan-terrible#ixzz4FMgSEy3Z
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