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Kankyuto

Kankyûtô (貫級刀/貫首刀)

Japanese word for a samurai tool.
Kozuka

Kozuka (小柄)

Japanese name of a small utility knife worn in sword and dagger scabbards.
Tsuba logo

Tsuba (鍔 / 鐔)

Japanese name for a sword guard.
Jian guard logo

Hūshǒu (護手)

Chinese for the handguard of a weapon.
Kogai

Kōgai (笄)

The Japanese term for a hair arranging pin that was worn in Japanese sword scabbards.
Wari kogai

Wari-kōgai (割笄)

The Japanese term for a hair arranging needle that can be split to form a pair of chopsticks.
tachi-mokko-gata

Tachi-mokkō-gata (太刀木瓜形)

Japanese term for a cross-shaped tsuba often used on tachi swords.
Aoi-gata tsuba

Aoi-gata (葵形)

Japanese word for a sword guard shape. Literelly "hollyhock shape".
Hisayuki

Hisayuki (久隨)

A Japanese maker of sword mounts, active in the Edo period.
Alluva

Alluva

Sinhala for side plates on a sword.
Sinhalese knuckle guard

Ath häde

Sinhala for "knuckle guard".
Knuckle guard

Ath väsma

Sinhala term given by Deraniyagala for "knuckle guard".
Kiyou Toujin tsuba

Kiyou Toujin tsuba (崎陽唐人鐔)

Japanese style sword guards made by Chinese craftsmen in Nagasaki.
Saber guard logo

Dāo hūshǒu (刀護手)

Qing Chinese for "saber guard".
Asian Export Sword Guard

Asian export sword guards

Sword guards that were made across Asia, specifically with export in mind.