Nine Ring Dao Sword
- Dated: early 20th century
- Culture: Chinese
- Measurements: overall length 95 cm
The sword has a wide, curved, single-edged blade with a double groove. It features nine “teeth” at the back, each one provided with an iron ring. The typical, circular quillon is made of brass with relieved border and floral engravings. The grip has fabric binding and a wide ring at the edge.
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