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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th October 2020, 06:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 24,233
Posted By corrado26
Very good advice, thanks a lot. I used olive oil...

Very good advice, thanks a lot. I used olive oil and hope that it will avoid to further dry out the grip material
Forum: European Armoury 5th October 2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,361
Posted By corrado26
When you look at the fotos of my example you...

When you look at the fotos of my example you immediately will see the differences: At my stiletto there are two metal rings at both ends of the wooden grip. These are missing at your oiece what...
Forum: European Armoury 5th October 2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,865
Posted By corrado26
For those interested in this infantry sabres or...

For those interested in this infantry sabres or briquets:

There has been an exhibition in Germany and in Switzerland some years ago where have been on display lots of such sabres of all European...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th September 2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By corrado26
Lothi

In the dephth of one of my drawers I found this nice Tibetanian Lothi. Maybe you like it.
Forum: European Armoury 17th September 2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By corrado26
Yes they are all mine but none has a scale on its...

Yes they are all mine but none has a scale on its blade.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th September 2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 24,233
Posted By corrado26
I've got this bichaq today with the shamshir mark...

I've got this bichaq today with the shamshir mark on its blade
Forum: European Armoury 16th September 2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By corrado26
Oh, I forgot one and so I made a further photo....

Oh, I forgot one and so I made a further photo. The longest one has a thumb ring and a four edged blade, its hilt is made of wood or horn
Forum: European Armoury 15th September 2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By corrado26
Stilettos

Just to show you a bundle of stilettos, may be you like them.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th September 2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By corrado26
and some more

and some more
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th September 2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By corrado26
Here are some German titles that might be of...

Here are some German titles that might be of interest:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th September 2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By corrado26
Have a look here: [link to commercial dealer site...

Have a look here: [link to commercial dealer site removed, per longstanding policy]
Forum: European Armoury 9th September 2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,140
Posted By corrado26
I have improved your foto a little bit

I have improved your foto a little bit
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th August 2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,369
Posted By corrado26
Very interesting the link with Faturan. I have in...

Very interesting the link with Faturan. I have in my collection two koummiyas with hilts that might be made of Faturan.,
Forum: European Armoury 22nd August 2020, 06:59 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,904
Posted By corrado26
Looking at these masterly painted works of art I...

Looking at these masterly painted works of art I wonder why the artist preferred painting these terrible and cruel themes instead of themes of beauty or daily life. If this has been the normal sight...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th August 2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,422
Posted By corrado26
Cool It is impossible to comment without knowing what...

It is impossible to comment without knowing what or which parts of the gun have been restored
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th August 2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,377
Posted By corrado26
Maybe this is a rare variation of the Norwegian...

Maybe this is a rare variation of the Norwegian "Goenge-snaplocks" made around 1650, at least the lock is very similar except its strange release mechanism. The rest of the gun was certainly made in...
Forum: European Armoury 6th August 2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,046
Posted By corrado26
It is certainly not Italian and not Austrian! I...

It is certainly not Italian and not Austrian! I think it is British!
Forum: European Armoury 28th July 2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,137
Posted By corrado26
Thanks for all your information. No, the pistol...

Thanks for all your information. No, the pistol is not mine so I cannot post further fotos. It is at the moment on offer at a German online auction. :cool:
Forum: European Armoury 27th July 2020, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,137
Posted By corrado26
strange construction

Did you ever see such a wheellock construction?, Certainly it is not too old but quite interesting.
Forum: European Armoury 26th July 2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,095
Posted By corrado26
Looking at the absolutely flawless metal of the...

Looking at the absolutely flawless metal of the locks I think that Fernado K's statement that these are modern replicas is correct.
Forum: European Armoury 26th June 2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,344
Posted By corrado26
I forgot to mention that the barrels are not to...

I forgot to mention that the barrels are not to be unscrewed. Originally they could be unscrewed but are now fixed and need a ramrod to be loaded. This ramrod is part of the bullet mould as is the...
Forum: European Armoury 26th June 2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,344
Posted By corrado26
Pair of Boxlock pistols by SPENCER of London

I've got this pair in its box made by Spencer. The box shoes on its cover the brass coat of arms of the Order of the Garter with a family crest in its centre shield. Perhaps anybody here is able to...
Forum: European Armoury 19th June 2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,936
Posted By corrado26
In the yearbook of the "Bernisches...

In the yearbook of the "Bernisches Histortisches Mueseum 1932, you can fin the mark in question under number 1503, unfortunately without a foto of the pole arm
Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2020, 06:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,635
Posted By corrado26
This is what the catalogue of the Wallace...

This is what the catalogue of the Wallace Collection 1962 says to the mark in question
Forum: European Armoury 11th June 2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,635
Posted By corrado26
I am no expert on this kind of swords but I think...

I am no expert on this kind of swords but I think this is a piece of pure historism. At least I cannot see any traces of age of the last 450 years.
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