Source: Classical literature
Signed an Ottoman bow made in late 1824 or 1825.
A hereditary Chinese warrior class who served the Qing under the Chinese Eight Banners.
A Japanese maker of sword mounts, active in the Edo period.
Manchu word for scabbard.
A type of pattern welding known in English as twist-core.
The Chinese tiger fork.
A type of Chinese double swords with D-shaped guards.
A very large spear issued to the cavalry contingent of the Guard Division.
A traditional fire-making pouch.
A large hunting spear in use by the Qing dynasty Tiger spear division.
An elite unit of Qing imperial guardsmen that accompanied the emperor into dangerous hunting grounds.
Qing Chinese word for a disc guard.
Literally "arrow-makers", a Sinhalese class of craftsmen that did wood turning and lacquer work.
The Imperial Bodyguard of the Qing dynasty.
"Boar's eye", a heart-shaped pattern commonly used in Japanese art.
Sinhala for "blade".
Manchu word for quiver. Also means "right hand".
The alternative name of the Džeferdar, a type of miquelet gun from Montenegro.
A construction of edged weapons where a separate piece of high-carbon steel is forged into layers of milder steel.
The Chinese straightsword.
A type of Chinese mace with a smooth rod.
An elite unit under the Qing dynasty Eight Banners, comparable to today's special forces.
The long spear of the Jianruiying, the special forces of the Qing dynasty.
A type of spear used by the Jianruiying, the Qing's special forces.