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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th July 2021, 01:54 PM
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Posted By Norman McCormick
Hi, Quill points survived in Infantry...

Hi,
Quill points survived in Infantry swords, e.g. this French quill point 1845/55 pattern infantry sword of mine is dated 1915 and yes I would think this was to give strength to the point. In...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd July 2021, 11:12 AM
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Posted By Norman McCormick
Hi Kubur, My reading is that the...

Hi Kubur,
My reading is that the yelman would assist in cutting, attempting to bring forward the centre of percussion, quill point blades were a feature on some European blades to try...
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