The national sword of Sri Lanka, being a saber with an elaborately carved hilt.
Language: English collector's jargon
Source: Secondary reference material
A type of straightsword of the Malabar coast.
Literally "long keris", a weapon mostly associated with Sumatra and Malaysia.
A type of Indian sword with a heavy, straight blade that widens at the top.
Persian word for dagger.
An Indian dagger with recurved blade and large lunette pommels that are usually made of ivory plates.
An Indian type of dagger.
The Vietnamese word for a circular shield of rattan, much like the téngpái (藤牌) of China.
The double-edged straightsword of Vietnam.
An all-devouring creature that is used across Asia as an auspicious decorative element.
Japanese style sword guards made by Chinese craftsmen in Nagasaki.
The Japanese term for a hair arranging pin that was worn in Japanese sword scabbards.
A forward-curved sword that is associated mainly with the Ghurkas of Nepal.
"Bordered Red Banner", a Qing dynasty military and administrative division.
"Bordered Blue Banner", a Qing dynasty military and administrative division.
"Bordered White Banner", a Qing dynasty military and administrative division.
"Bordered Yellow Banner", a Qing dynasty military and administrative division.
Machu for a groove on a blade or arrowhead
Sinhalese term for a decorative motif that resembles knotwork.
Nickname for Guan Yu's "Green Dragon Crescent Blade".
A Qing imperial honor guard selected from war heroes and descendants of war heroes of the Upper Three Banners.
A Chinese type of fighting flail
A Chinese saber with a gentle curve.