Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1768. A very rare and desirable CHINESE double sword with two blades and a nickel mounted wooden hilt. The cross-guards and pommel are solid nickel. Complete in its correct nickel mounted wooden scabbard. Each blade 27.5 inches long. The pierced sections of both hilts and scabbard are inlaid with copper. Two metal hanging rings. The double edged blades are both inlaid with dragons, Chinese characters and 4 figures inlaid in both copper to one side and inlaid in brass to the other side. Very good condition. A rare type quite possibly made for a high ranking officer to wear at court or ceremonial occasions. Overall length in scabbard 38 inches. Ref 1768. If you wish to purchase this item please visit our website andrewbottomley.com where you can pay by credit/debit card or bank transfer at no extra charge. Established 1968.