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Bladed Weapons

Macuahuitl – A Tactical Art Piece

macuahuitl aztec sword

Macuahuitls were used by the ancient Aztecs and surrounding indigenous people in warfare. Essentially a narrow wooden paddle with obsidian blades, they were something in between a sword and a club. Their design was such that, rather than killing opponents, they were designed to maim (since dead opponents weren’t useful as sacrifices).

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