Hubei Provincial Museum, China, some time ago showed the ruler King Goujian sword. The sword had been 2000 years old but still sharp and not rusty, but the question is how he could appear in the royal tomb of Chu?
Actually It was as a war prize of Chu State in the form of innate or a concubine a dowry Shaowang Chu authorities? Everything is still completely mysterious.
The sword has a bronze sheen size: 55.7 cm long, 4.6 cm wide and 8.4 cm stem length, stem end of the round plate shaped in a circle containing 11 rows of circles with fine carvings, delicate to the point that there are resembling a hair.
Sword Grid (the patron’s hand between the handle and blade), slightly protruding out of the front side of the beads attached to a blue crystal stone framed turkis, although it glow in the dark mysteriously. In the body there is a sword-shaped black diamond texture that extraordinarily beautiful.
The most exciting thing for the experts is on hand protective section there is 2 lines grafir style Niaozhuan characters. The number of characters that is 8 pieces, experts at the site when the site was only 6 characters of which reveal that: “Yue Zuo Yong Wang Zhi Jian = homemade sword owned by the king of Yue”.
If You know the older sword that this one please let me know