A look at breeds and varieties of blue cats.

Profile (Click on each image for a larger, diagrammed view)
British Shorthair
Nose: medium, broad. In profile there is a gentle dip.

High, softly contoured forehead; nose straight and of medium length/width; with a slight stop at eye level.

Well-defined with a slight stop between forehead and nose which has a lion-like downward curve just above the leather. Undesirable: nose that appears either long or short in proportion.

Russian Blue
Top of skull long and flat in profile, gently descending to slightly above the eyes, and continuing at a slight downward angle in a straight line to the tip of the nose. No nose break or stop
NOSE: medium in length.