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Yao Shaman’s Sword

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Folk Art: Pre 1920: Item # 1377082

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Yao ritual iron dagger with rattle used to ward off evil by Yao/Mien Taoist priests. Late 19th century to early 20th century. Please note last two enlargements, there appear to be some indistinct Chinese characters engraved on the blade- probably the owner’s name or an auspicious wish. L: 50cm/19.5in