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These are Sekhem Weapons made of Orichalcum, one of the Five Hidden Elements.
The hidden elements are complex and have many different relations with one another and with common elements, being sometimes attributed to potentials and temperaments. They are as well ever-present, yet left unchanged on their own (they have no ordinary unit such as atoms, or previsible states like liquid or solid). So, making them manifest is something quite hard, and having these weapons crafted is an extraordinary achievement.
The possibility that the Telchine and Ahuitzotl species (related between them) had on creating weapons out of the hidden elements (and which self-generate them, as well) were understood in two manners:
Xiuhcoatl (literally fire snake in nahuatl) and Sekhem (something like "power" in ancient egyptian language). Both needs to imbue a living organism, a pocket neural system full of memory and creative potential, be it dormant or not. The difference between the two resides primarily on the specifications of these serpentine composites. The Xiuhcoatl weapons make usage of the Cuetzpalin species' Tonalcoatl; the Sekhem makes usage of the Kratozoa, present in few Tritons and Drakainas. 
From many points in history, the selected weapons received more than one Kratozoa to be imbued, and amplified the power and possibilities of use of the weapons. While originally the sekhem were able to be used by few select species or individuals, the complex sekhem (Caduceus) could be used effecively broadly, and could be hidden from ordinary perception with certain ease. There was just a recorded case of a Sekhem with three Kratozoa, which, to become a Trident on its own, needed the intervention of fusing two previous sekhem weapons into one.
Here are the Sekhem, Caduceus and Trident (if ever formed) plus the original weapon shape (un-related to the hidden elements) of each weapon of this given element:

Water Scissor Staff
(Tredian – inherited from Abaris by descendeants of Volsci Tribes in 20th century a.X)
Original Shape: Stygian design, by Lampades (nymphs / swartelves). 
Component Kratozoa: Triton Diomedes, Odysseus (former human) & Panacea (as in the Darr-based Dirae Lance)
Some known users: Diomedes, Odysseus, Volsci Warriors, Gustávos the Triton
Alternative names: Harpe
Approximate Measurements: 35 cm height; 17,5 cm width (original shape)
                                            42 cm height; 21 cm width  (Sekhem)
                                            49 cm height; 24,5 cm width (Caduceus)
                                            56 cm height; 38,5 cm width (Trident)

Ice Moon Scythe
(Tredian – inherited from Abaris by Odin in the 26th century a.X)
Original Shape: Hesperian design, by Hesperides (nymphs / elves)
Component Kratozoa: Tritons Orion & Perithous
Some known users: Artemis, Perseus, Perithous, Theseus, Woden, Fafnir Hreidmarson
Alternative names: Gungnir
Approximate Measurements: 28 cm height; 24,5 cm width (original shape)
                                            35 cm height; 28 cm width  (Sekhem)
                                            45,5 cm height; 38,5 cm width (Caduceus)

is known as the Spreader, it has properties on weather (making an environment colder or hotter), attracts and promotes symbiosis with Daimobia, microorganisms ever present in the Chaos dimension, which distributes life energy in the form of air, weather, humidity, being very likely to shape entire climates and un-balance "nature" (therefore challenging the classic concept of one being different of other - it is both a melding force on material means, and a splitter force on minds and consciousness, if one believes in such dicotomy). 

These weapons were crafted in different times and places, yet the main events when they were imbued with the living and dormant potentials of the Kratozoa involved direct participation of the aforementioned Telchine and/or Ahuitzotl Dark Sorcerers. At a point in the colonization of Tredius, the Telchines used them to control an almost indestructible army of automated fossils, by using weapons of all the hidden elements and through them, controlling and changing nature. That disrupted the ecosystem and would've caused a mass extinction, if there wasn't intervention from the gods. Victors, however, it wasn't the gods who would claim the weapons, but a fellow hermit and former Apkallu, Abaris the Hyperborean. He believed the great power of these weapons could be the key for the people of Tredius into acquiring autonomy and knowledge over the intricate relations of nature and that could lead to a colonization of the world without collateral damage. Then he split the weapons he possessed during different times to different native cultures in various spots of the planet. Some never made it to the planet, or did so sporadically. The weapons were able to virtually "root" on the planet, acting like spots of hidden elements and reciprocally influencing the nature it surrounds

The weapons, however, act like the Pelasgean Relics on which they were inspired, and have a certain magnetism. But only bearers and masters of these weapons may feel the other weapons and their effects on nature. And from a long time, few were able to even reach these relics. As industrial civilization progresses, the perception of the weapons and of the authors of the unbalance of environment has been shrouded. They also were disguised with titles based on the ordinary 10 elements-potentials.

There's a primary reason for the distribution of the Orichalcum sekhem into the planet Tredius. Not only it was the element to which the Telchines were more familiar, it is also a mean that the spirit Hydros (personification of water) had to induce himself in the indirect control of the biosphere of the planet of Helladeas, and he was always looking for to do the same in Tredius, to prevent his other "brothers" (spirits of Ice, Fire and Air) from compromising its environment. As so, Abaris distributed it to key points in the locations where Hydros acted (introducing the Scissor Staff to a Mediterranean culture and the Moon Scythe t a Norse one, in the North Atlantic). That served to keep Hydros' power limited to the inside of the weapons' magnetism. Eventually, the Scissor Staff was carried towards the Pacific Ocean, amplifying the reach of the same spirit. The weapons of Orichalcum historically were used both for healing and for settling diseases, for hurting light and shadows alike.

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