Sceptre

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A sceptre or scepter is a symbolic ornamental staff held by a ruling monarch, a prominent item of royal regalia.

Some computer games use the word to denote a weapon, a more ornate and decorated mace. So far as is known, in real life the weapon was a weapon, and the ornamental staff merely a signifier of rank.

This page was originally based on the Sceptre article in Wikipedia