Military Equipment

The Khevsuris, born to be warriors, gave special emphasis and pride of place to weapons. They decorated their arms with silver and brass plates, named the weaponsand composed legends about them. Fine specimens were handed down from father to son. Every male Khevsuri tried to have the best personal arms to be ready on all occasions for assault … Read more Military Equipment

Khevsureti

In the Eastern Caucasus, on the southern and northern slopes of the Main Caucasus Watershed live the Khevsuris – an ancient Georgian nationality of extremely peculiar fate and character, whose dramatic mode of life, distinctive traditions have always been the subject of scientific research and the source of inspiration for writers and poets. Even some sixty years ago in Khevsureti … Read more Khevsureti

Military Equipment

The Khevsuris, born to be warriors, gave special emphasis and pride of place to weapons. They decorated their arms with silver and brass plates, named the weapons and composed legends about them. Fine specimens were handed down from father to son. Every male Khevsuri tried to have the best personal arms to be ready on … Read more Military Equipment