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    £ 6,500
    Ref 1819. A rare and unusual massive Chinese executioner's sword. Swords
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    Andrew Bottomley Antique Arms & Armour. Mail Order Only. Established in 1968.
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    £ 6,500

    Ref 1819. A rare and unusual massive Chinese executioner's sword. Swords

    BladesSwordsUsed£ 6,500
    Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1819. A rare and unusual Chinese executioner's sword of massive proportions. The hand guard is a large round plain iron guard. The pommel is brass. No scabbard. Blade is 41 inches long. The single edged blade is approximately 3 inches wide at its widest point. Very good condition. An extremely large and rare type quite possibly made for execution or ceremonial occasions. Very probably brought back to Great Britain from CHINA by a serving Military officer after the Boxer Rebellion circa 1899-1901. Overall length 50 inches. Ref 1819. For a similar hanger please see plate S1 on page 218 in George C. Neumann's fine book published in 1967. "HISTORY OF WEAPONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION". 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....Read full description
    CategoryBlades
    SubcategorySwords
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 6,500
    Sale typeTrade
    MakeRef 1819. A rare and unusual massive Chinese executioner's sword.
    Antiqueyes
    Your reference1819

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