Iberian warrior showing the falcata drawn and ready for use. The blade was curved with a broad mid section that tapered to a point. It was made for brutal slashing and could easily decapitate or take a limb of an opponent.
"Arminius BCE – CE also known as Armin or Hermann (Arminius being a Latinization, similar to Brennus), was a chieftain of the Germanic Cherusci who defeated a Roman army in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest". By Andreas Gagelmann