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TIL that when the famous Chinese Female Warrior of the Shang Dynasty Fu Hao (Queen Consort of King Wu Ding) was buried in 1046 BCE, sixteen human sacrifices were made and the sixteen bodies inhumed alongside the corpse of Fu Hao.
2700 years old chinese sword.
TIL that Chinese archeologists discovered a 2400-year-old bronze sword, untouched by corrosion, beautifully decorated and still sharp enough to cut with a touch.
Should I buy a sword?
2700 year old Chinese sword
Read a story about a Chinese boy who found a 3,000 year old sword, and whose father refused to sell it and instead gave it the Chinese Government.
Chinese sword with gold hilt. Spring and Autumn period (770–476 BC), found in Shaanxi [407x800]
Recreating a 400-Year-Old Chinese Sword is Complicated as Hell X-Post from r/kungfu
Fun little fact I discovered while playing the new Genji skin (Blizzard's attention to detail is great)
The reason why Sacred Sword Janna is genius
Exceptional Chinese Jian / Sword
Chinese war sword. With weapons like this...
Pull Out Your Sword (Chinese Bootleg Series) (Part 1)
Types of dao
Forge brutes.. what you you think of these cord wraps? Technique stolen from an ancient Chinese sword.
The reason there are no Chinese Assault Rifles in Boston
History and Fire Emblem: Swords
2300 year old Chinese sword still shiny. Nephite swords all still carefully hidden per God's plan. Praise Joseph.
This legendary sword that survived 2000 years without tarnishing or becoming dull.
why are chinese swords so floppy? and is there such a thing like steel sword sparring like there is in historical european martial arts?
A Chinese boy has made the discovery of lifetime by stumbling across a 3,000-year-old bronze sword in a river in Jiangsu Province. Archaeologists have dated the 26cm (10in) weapon to either the Shang or Zhou dynasties - the dawn of Chinese civilisation - based on its material, size and shape.
Bad History: Historical Fencing Edition