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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Sajen
I don't know why nobody respond to your thread! ...

I don't know why nobody respond to your thread! :shrug:
I think that you are correct, I also think that it is a Black Sea bichaq, a beautiful example, congrats.

Can't help with the inscription,...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania Yesterday, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Alan! I've known only a little bit from...

Thank you Alan! I've known only a little bit from this, namely what Mr. van Veenendaal told me once by email. Most interesting! :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th January 2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 16,895
Posted By Sajen
Agree! :) :cool:

Agree! :) :cool:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th January 2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By Sajen
I also wouldn't try to remove the rattan, it will...

I also wouldn't try to remove the rattan, it will move because all is dry. But I would try if it's possible to remove the paint. Only when it isn't possible I would leave it alone. Maybe it's only me...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th January 2021, 10:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By Sajen
Kai is correct, we have had the discussion...

Kai is correct, we have had the discussion before. I guess that Albert was going with Sibeth. See this thread: http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=3213&highlight=Batak+sword

So it's...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 16th January 2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,129
Posted By Sajen
:D

:D
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,302
Posted By Sajen
Amazing work Jose! And a very nice yataghan,...

Amazing work Jose! And a very nice yataghan, congrats! :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th January 2021, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By Sajen
Yes, agree. It's a Batak klewang. Are you going...

Yes, agree. It's a Batak klewang. Are you going to remove the paint SÚverin?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th January 2021, 09:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
Thank you SÚverin! :) I have three more in the...

Thank you SÚverin! :) I have three more in the collection, will post pictures at the weekend.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 13th January 2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
Agree with you David. Regards, Detlef

Agree with you David.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 13th January 2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Jean! :) It's a hilt style I like very...

Thank you Jean! :) It's a hilt style I like very much.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 13th January 2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
Yes, I also would like a different name for them,...

Yes, I also would like a different name for them, personally I see a apparent resemblance to floral putra satu hilts.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 12th January 2021, 11:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
I've closed cracks in hilts successfully with a...

I've closed cracks in hilts successfully with a long bath in linseed oil and let drying again, even ivory! :eek:
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 12th January 2021, 11:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
I have this book, like Alan I've only read...

I have this book, like Alan I've only read diagonal, it's bilingual, bahasa Indonesia/english, a lot of text and a very nice collection of keris hilts. Worth buying IMVHO.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 12th January 2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Sajen
Not only in "Persona Hulu Keris" is...

Not only in "Persona Hulu Keris" is this hilt style described as janggelan, also in other books like in Suhartono Rahardjos "ragam Hulu Keris" is this style described as janggelan.

I also have some...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th January 2021, 09:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,248
Posted By Sajen
So I prooved wrong by my guess! :rolleyes:

So I prooved wrong by my guess! :rolleyes:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th January 2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
Hi Ian, I've hoped you join in! And yes, you show...

Hi Ian,
I've hoped you join in! And yes, you show the counterevidence. ;)

But I still think that the one inquestion is an early example, what you think?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
Another interesting quotation from the given...

Another interesting quotation from the given link:
"The website Famae.cl reports in their article "El Corvo Chile" that "it was worn by its users at the waist, on the left side and with the edge...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
:) :cool: I like this picture more. ...

:) :cool: I like this picture more. ;)

Quotation from the above given link: "...not to mention, in rural areas, it's one of the most popular weapons of bandits, rustlers, and broken ones in...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 666
Posted By Sajen
Here some more measurements from the pira in...

Here some more measurements from the pira in question, not so detailed but useful I guess.

Length overall: 790 mm
Blade length: 509 mm
Handle length: 280 mm
Length along spine from handle (base)...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 666
Posted By Sajen
Hello Kai, Fine that we have such detailed...

Hello Kai,

Fine that we have such detailed measurements from your example but a picture or two would be very useful also! ;)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
Thank you for the link Fernando, I've noticed it...

Thank you for the link Fernando, I've noticed it some time ago but forget about it.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 9th January 2021, 11:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
Thanks to all for the interest. All that I...

Thanks to all for the interest. All that I personally know about the history of corvos Jim has summarized already.
I have attached a picture of some old/antique so called "Hippen", German pruning...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 9th January 2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
And here later examples where the tang is...

And here later examples where the tang is situated in the middle of the blade.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 9th January 2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 914
Posted By Sajen
A theory concering the age of the different...

A theory concering the age of the different corvos.

I've searched through old threads here and have seen that the ones which look fairly old and rustic worked has the tang in up, speak near the...
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