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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 27th September 2021, 08:16 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
Dear Peter again many thanks for the scans, you...

Dear Peter
again many thanks for the scans, you are right the central rib seems more pronounced than on the photo however the shape of the spear and the blade seem very similar.
Best
Jean-Luc
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th September 2021, 04:41 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
Dear PETER Thank you very much for this old...

Dear PETER
Thank you very much for this old photo, it is exactly the one I was looking for.
Is there a date mentioned for this picture?
I can now also associate this 19th century spear with...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th September 2021, 07:27 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
With a height of 91 centimetres and a width of...

With a height of 91 centimetres and a width of 36.5 centimetres, this shield weighs 2640 grams so it is quite light.The wooden piece incorporating the handle has two elements with a flattened...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th September 2021, 08:16 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
MORE PIC

MORE PIC
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th September 2021, 08:14 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
Late 19 th century Hide Shield used by Wa-Chaga

I am looking for old images from the end of the 19th century or beginning of the 20th century that would show this same type of shield

https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/E_Af1904-232...
Forum: European Armoury 15th July 2021, 07:23 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
I wonder if it could be a "petard". I found...

I wonder if it could be a "petard".
I found some texts about "petard":

"Petard is, or rather was, as they have long since fallen out of use, a small engine of war used to blow breaches in gates...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th July 2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,989
Posted By Cerjak
Hi Iain I am well aware that dating this...

Hi Iain

I am well aware that dating this type of weapon is difficult.
but do you have any idea of the age?
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th July 2021, 08:23 PM
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Views: 1,989
Posted By Cerjak
more pics

more pics
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th July 2021, 08:20 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
need help with an all-steel Chopper.

I would appreciate help from a forum member to identify what appears to be a weapon rather than a tool.
There is some paint residue on the pommel as well as traces of copper. In Stone's book I...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th April 2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 14,257
Posted By Cerjak
lock

lock detail
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th April 2021, 07:26 PM
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Posted By Cerjak
The flint is probably sealed using a vegetable...

The flint is probably sealed using a vegetable resin. No one screw is used for the manufacture of this lock and this last can be easily dismounted from the weapon without tools certainly to...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th April 2021, 02:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 14,257
Posted By Cerjak
A rifle presented to President Lynndon Johnson

A rifle presented to President Lynndon Johnson -Flintlock rifle, courtesy Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library and Museum, Austin, Texas
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th April 2021, 07:55 PM
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Views: 14,257
Posted By Cerjak
an interesting link related to hmong Gun ...

an interesting link related to hmong Gun
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oUEWmhdO9I
see also" Un village Hmong vert du Haut Laos - Milieu technique et organisation sociale
Jacques Lemoine fig 8 p...
Forum: European Armoury 27th July 2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,160
Posted By Cerjak
[QUOTE=Lansquenet59]I just made a surprising...

[QUOTE=Lansquenet59]I just made a surprising discovery! When taking close-up photos, I notice a workshop punch, it looks like an angel! I am happy, maybe you know more?
To answer Philippe, the metal...
Forum: European Armoury 4th May 2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,784
Posted By Cerjak
Exhibit in the Higgins Armory Museum, 100 Barber Avenue, Worcester, Massachusetts, US

Exhibit in the Higgins Armory Museum, 100 Barber Avenue, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Forum: European Armoury 4th May 2020, 08:38 AM
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Views: 12,784
Posted By Cerjak
A LARGE IRON VOUGE STAFF-WEAPON HEAD

Description made by Christies in 2012

A LARGE IRON VOUGE STAFF-WEAPON HEAD
ALMOST CERTAINLY 15TH CENTURY
With heavy curved blade (tips reprofiled) struck on one face with a series of marks and...
Forum: European Armoury 22nd April 2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 73,025
Posted By Cerjak
A similar Example sold by Fisher in 2004

A similar Example sold by Fisher in 2004
Description:56*
Kriegsmesser. österreichisch, Ende 15. Jh. Eisengefäss korr. Knauf ähnlich Vogelkopf, gerade Parierstange aus
Rundeisen mit "gequetschten"...
Forum: European Armoury 22nd April 2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 73,025
Posted By Cerjak
In the collection of the Royal armouries...

In the collection of the Royal armouries described as a hunting sword but in fact a messer.
Forum: European Armoury 1st March 2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,655
Posted By Cerjak
It depends on period ,country and fashion the...

It depends on period ,country and fashion the Savoyard helmets and Maximilian helmet are mostly with one piece visor but cuirassiers helm from the early 17th and European heavy field helmets from...
Forum: European Armoury 29th February 2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,655
Posted By Cerjak
This helmet said to be from Sir Thomas Coppin of...

This helmet said to be from Sir Thomas Coppin of Markyate funerary achievement has a two pieces visor. ( fig 1573 p154 cripps-day)
Forum: European Armoury 28th February 2020, 11:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,655
Posted By Cerjak
The visor covers the front of the skull, and is...

The visor covers the front of the skull, and is embossed to fit the comb, but never I have seen such crude work.
This feature is never seen on close helmet even of munition grade quality.
Forum: European Armoury 28th February 2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,655
Posted By Cerjak
This helmet has a very unusual visor, certainly a...

This helmet has a very unusual visor, certainly a later addition.
Forum: European Armoury 28th February 2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,546
Posted By Cerjak
It could be a funerary helmet For funerary...

It could be a funerary helmet
For funerary helmet see "A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries Volume V". Many funerary helmets have been much more heavily adapted when they...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th November 2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,927
Posted By Cerjak
Dear Ibrahiim and Kronckew Many thanks for the...

Dear Ibrahiim and Kronckew
Many thanks for the pictures. ( I have attached the picture #5)
actually it is a possibility to not dismiss this gun could very well be a camel cannon.
Best
Cerjak
Forum: European Armoury 14th November 2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,784
Posted By Cerjak
see this link and also the picture ...

see this link and also the picture
https://www.rct.uk/collection/94950/lochaber-axes
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