Measurements of the standard military arrow of the Qing, the zhànjiàn (戰箭) or "war arrow".

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Made of heavy silk with gilt copper alloy mounts.

€2000,-

Of the Western Buryats, living near the shores of Lake Baikal.

€5500,-

Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.

€4500,-

A fine Chinese straightsword blade, of typical Qing form with a rather wide profile.

€3500,-

A rather well-made example of its type.

€1500,-

Used to move imperial orders from the emperor’s quarters to the recipient.

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