Rare Aurthentic Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty Sword Jian Silver And Gold Inlaid. Rare Authentic Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Dynasty Double Swords Jian Silver And Gold Inlaid.Scarce antique 19th century Chinese Qing Dynasty Shuang Jian Double Sword Hudiedao. Very rare antique 19th century Chinese Qing Dynasty Shuang Jian double sword Hudiedao. Each Jian sword has a hand-forged double-edged, sturdy steel blade decorated with silver and yellow metal, possibly gold, with figures and calligraphy, and dragons with other celestial motifs. The brass-shaped pommel and crossguard are decorated with a dragon, and each of the grips is composed of two ox bone scales engraved on both sides with figures. A black lacquered wooden scabbard, mounted with large brass fittings pierced and engraved with a dragon. CONDITION: Showing age and usage, the flat inner sides of the blades are slightly rusty, and the inlay is worn in some spots. One of the bone grip scales is cracked, the lacquer finish on the wooden scabbard is chipped, and the bottom under the chape is wrapped in modern black tape.
All of this is an aspect of an antique used sword. Please see all 24 pictures in the listing since they are part of the description of the object's condition. APPROXIMATE MEASUREMENTS: The overall length of the swords sheathed in the scabbard: 81 cm (31.81 inches) Overall length without the scabbard: 74.5 cm (29.13 inches). Total Weight: 1.608 kg (3 pounds and 8.72 ounces). All items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques, and not reproductions.All our artifacts are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Canadian buyers please note: We are required to charge HST or GST on all orders mailed to Canadian destinations. Our business HUNDRED & ONE ANTIQUES is based on a long family tradition of collecting fine European and Oriental Antiques and Art, with a special interest in Antique Arms and Armour.
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Get images that make Supersized seem small. Showcase your items with Auctiva's.The item "Rare Authentic Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty Sword Jian Silver And Gold Inlaid" is in sale since Friday, September 24, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Swords". The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.