Chinese Wide Blade with abacus in blade, cutout at section of dragon chasing a flaming ball,
This item is very heavy due to the blade thickness at 1/4" thick in areas. The accompanying sheath shows considerable wear consistent for its age. Center of sheath looks to be shark skin. The abacus is a working in condition with all metal parts. Very nice engraved warrior and detail on both sides. A four figure character mark engraved both sides. Handle is from a hardwood, probably ebony wood. Leather paddedgrip guard and end.