Rare Chinese short sword called paidao China, 2nd half 19th early 20th
February 5, 2020
Rare Chinese short sword called paidao – China, 2nd half 19th early 20th. Traditionaly this sword was used in combination with a round shield made of rattan. The whole shape and material used make me think it is related to the Southern China, especially the North of Tonkin area. Heavy single edged blade, very thick at the forte. The grip is made of wood. Strong and solid, no movement. The item “Rare Chinese short sword called paidao China, 2nd half 19th early 20th” is in sale since Wednesday, December 5, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Swords”. The seller is “1192mathieu” and is located in Lyon. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original