Polished Sino-Vietnamese daggerA heavy Sin-Vietnamese fighting knife, with recently polished blade.
Eastern Tibetan or Yunnan zhibeidaoA simple piece, but with a nicely etched blade typical for the Tibetan / Sichuan borderlands.
Chinese Hui swordA peculiar Chinese dadao with markings attributing it to a Hui army or battallion.
Zhibeidao with spectacular blade
Introduction to the type
This type of sword is referred to as zhibeidao (直背刀) or s