Book of Mormon, Civilization, Warfare, Mesoamerica, History
Spanish chroniclers describe the use of various swords, including the macuahuitl, in Mesoamerican culture. The macuahuitl may fit the criteria for a Book of Mormon “sword.”
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"Eyewitness Descriptions of Mesoamerican Swords,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 5
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol5/iss1/7