Warring States to Han: Antique Chinese Hilt with SpikesWarring States to Han: Antique Chinese Hilt with SpikesWarring States to Han: Antique Chinese Hilt with SpikesWarring States to Han: Antique Chinese Hilt with Spikes

Antique Chinese bronze, so-called “Dian”-hilt, spiked, attractive patina, very decorative.

7,6 x 2,6 inches ( 19,5 x 6 cm), 370 gram.

These weapons appeared at the end of the Warring States period (about 475 BCE to the unification of China under the Qin Dynasty in 221 BCE) and are very popular in early and Mid-West Han until early East Han when they are replaced by iron weapons.

The region these swords have been used is Yunnan to Sichuan and they are certainly confirmed as existing amongst the Dian Kingdom of China's Yunnan province at least.

Very decorative patina with blue azurite and green malachite.

Item ID: col-14019

Warring States to Han: Antique Chinese Hilt with Spikes

$480 USD

Add to Cart Make Offer
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

17 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


Collect at Curioshop


Dr. Friedrich Zettl
Wien
Austria
  

For you private collection of for the perfect gift: curioshop offers 2500+ unique objects.

Welcome! Your Shop for perfect Gifts, Vintage Collectibles and Unique Antiques. 2500+ Unique Objects to choose from.

Member since 1999

Shipping & Handling:
Standard Flat Rate Shipping Service
$24.00 USD
Insurance:$5.00 USD
Shipping to: USA
change

More from Collect at Curioshop