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Forum: European Armoury 20th June 2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 13
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Posted By jezcott
Hi Jim, I have this book by Lugosi and...

Hi Jim,

I have this book by Lugosi and Temesvary, found in a charity bookstore last year. It is exclusively in Hungarian which makes it pretty impenetrable but has a great many photos and detailed...
Forum: European Armoury 21st December 2020, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,969
Posted By jezcott
My P1796 LC officer's sabre has a very similar...

My P1796 LC officer's sabre has a very similar design of hilt to yours, though a much more standard 1796 blade. The blade on mine is by JJ Runkel Solingen, and the presence of post 1801 Royal Arms...
Forum: European Armoury 9th June 2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,172
Posted By jezcott
Lee A remarkable sword! Two things I have...

Lee

A remarkable sword! Two things I have never seen before, the threaded tang (very practical) and the strengthening rods.

Thanks for sharing.
Forum: European Armoury 26th May 2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 18,786
Posted By jezcott
A fine sword, an absolute beast. Great...

A fine sword, an absolute beast. Great inscriptions and marks, which are always half the pleasure in researching and understanding the sword.
Forum: European Armoury 12th October 2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,179
Posted By jezcott
After 1788 swords made by contractors for the...

After 1788 swords made by contractors for the government Board of Ordnance were inspected and tested (proof) to ensure quality standards were adequate. On passing this inspection a mark was applied,...
Forum: European Armoury 5th April 2018, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,476
Posted By jezcott
Hi Corrado Many thanks! I have struggled to...

Hi Corrado

Many thanks! I have struggled to identify these markings.

I think that from around 1830 all the M1811s were dated with the year, so this one is pre-1830, but no way I guess to know...
Forum: European Armoury 4th April 2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,476
Posted By jezcott
M1811 Blucher sabre - markings

Hi,
Last year I acquired this nice M1811 Prussian Blucher sabre with interesting unit markings. I am aware these sabres could have a long life and pass through many hands, and I am interested if...
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