"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
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.
A type of Sinhalese decorative work consisting of scrolls.
A type of Sinhalese decorative work consisting of repetitive floral motifs.
Manchu word for saber.
A large spear issued to the troops of the Green Standard Army in the Qing dynasty
A notable French arms manufacturer who also made fine presentation weapons in Asian styles.
Tibetan for an open quiver that spreads the arrows out.
Sinhala for "hilt".
Literally: Southern barbarian steel.
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Manchu word for a class of broadhead arrows, a military "company", or captain.
A late form of Chinese saber with pronounced widening at the tip section.
Tibetan word for a sword worn at the waist.
Literally "war commander" were military leaders appointed by the elite in Aceh.
An Indian gauntlet sword.
The national sword of Bhutan, the patag has a straight, single-edged blade and was typically worn on the right hip.
Alternative name for a Sinhalese processional polearm. See patisthānaya below.