Stephen the Great’s Sword – history, facts, and importance

Stephen the Great sword

Stephen the Great’s sword is one of the rare artifacts of the grand historical collection of the Topkapi Palace Museum. The sword belonged to the Moldavian Ruler, Stephen III of Moldavia(known for his bravery as Stephen the Great);  a weapon filled with legend, both revered and feared by the Ottomans, built from special steel at the …

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