Swords in Chosun Kingdom

Swords in Chosun Kingdom

(Now being exhibited in Doksu Palace)

1. SainchamsaGom(Four Tiger’s Demon killing Sword)

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This sword of Chosun Kingdom(AD 1392 ~ 1896) was made in very specific Year, Month, Date, Time of Tiger for killing Demon and Ghost. Length is 134.5cm. 

2. SaminGom(Three Tiger’s Sword)

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This sword was made in very specific time , which is three of four elements, Year, Month, Date, Time of Tiger, also for killing Demon and Ghost. Length is 130cm. 

3. King’s Sword(Saber)

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This Saber was used by Taezo, king of Chosun Kingdom. 

4. PaewolDo(Scimitar)

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Length is 105cm 

5. OnwolDo(Scimitar) and Choltoe(Iron Hammer)

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Length of Scimitar is 312cm. Length of Iron Hammer is 204cm. 
(2001-04-29 written by kbyon)

 

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