View Full Version : ancient chinese style shortsword


Jake Powning
01-10-2005, 11:40 AM
here's a piece I just finished. the blade is 20" L6/O1, scabbard and gripp darkenned curly maple, fittings patinated bronze.
It's based on ancient chinese swords.

http://www.powning.com/jake/images/2chinswrd1.jpg

Joe H.
01-10-2005, 11:52 AM
I rely like the way you did the scaberd. and the guard is rely nice to. aculy, the whole dang thing is amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :101

J.Arthur Loose
01-10-2005, 12:09 PM
The top bit of the scabbard looks a lot like one Viking/Irish heathen carving on a cross I can think of... :)

McAhron
01-10-2005, 02:38 PM
Freaking Fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Jeff Pringle
01-11-2005, 06:25 PM
Really astounding!
You rock, dude.