The miaodao is a Chinese two-handed dao. Era, with a narrow blade with a length of 1.2 metres (47 in) or more and a long hilt. The name means "sprout saber", presumably referring to a likeness between the weapon and a newly sprouted plant. While the miaodao is a recent weapon.The name has come to be applied to a variety of earlier Chinese long sabers, such as the zhanmadao. Miaodao were used by some Chinese troops during the Second Sino-Japanese War. The blade is made from 2cr13 stainless steel. The fittings are made from full handmade brass.
The scabbard and handle are made out of solid pearwood in natural color and black stained. The blade would be semi-stiff(The tip of blade can be bent a bit) and blunt if not hand forged and tempered! The blade would be stiff if hand forged and tempered! The sword weight without scabbard- approx 1.1kg. The item "Traditional Chinese Miao Dao Wushu Swords Miaodao" is in sale since Friday, March 27, 2020.
This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Boxing, Martial Arts & MMA\Martial Arts Weapons\Other Martial Arts Weapons". The seller is "everythingwushu" and is located in Shanghai. This item can be shipped worldwide.