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Forum: European Armoury 26th October 2021, 01:20 PM
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Posted By fernando
Great sword. Post us larger pictures when you...

Great sword. Post us larger pictures when you have it in hands, will you :cool:.
Forum: European Armoury 29th July 2014, 09:43 PM
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Posted By fernando
The only one close to it: ...

The only one close to it:

http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=14695&highlight=left+dagger
Forum: European Armoury 22nd July 2014, 04:59 PM
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Posted By fernando
Thank you Dirk, Their provenance is not the...

Thank you Dirk,
Their provenance is not the same as my example, but they are from the same vicinity.
Forum: European Armoury 22nd July 2014, 03:33 PM
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Posted By fernando
Thnks fo the suggestion, Cap'n; your'e a good man...

Thnks fo the suggestion, Cap'n; your'e a good man ;) . But i wouldn't do that to you; imagine all the stress living in common with the grip dilemma :eek: .
Forum: European Armoury 21st July 2014, 11:51 PM
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Posted By fernando
:cool:

:cool:
Forum: European Armoury 21st July 2014, 08:37 PM
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Posted By fernando
Thank you all guys, for all that you have said. ...

Thank you all guys, for all that you have said.
The ivory grip being an issue i believe it is not a 'repair' or a 'replacement' in what it means changing something in bad shape for something new. I...
Forum: European Armoury 19th July 2014, 12:49 PM
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Posted By fernando
Ah ... great news, great knowledge Jasper :) . ...

Ah ... great news, great knowledge Jasper :) .
It was well worth waiting for your input ... perfect, as always.
Besides my inversion of the blade sides (right and left) i would never make it that a...
Forum: European Armoury 18th July 2014, 06:20 PM
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Posted By fernando
Thank you Terry :) Yes, the 'featherweight'...

Thank you Terry :)
Yes, the 'featherweight' feeling is due both to the guard bowl not being a full cup but a reduced 'sail', together with a slim and relatively short blade ... rather pointy, by...
Forum: European Armoury 18th July 2014, 05:46 PM
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Posted By fernando
Great wisdom, Jim and rather comprehensive...

Great wisdom, Jim and rather comprehensive observations on the shell wide influence as a symbol, namely its presence in the Espada Ancha, one of your beloved favorites ;) .
In trying to go...
Forum: European Armoury 17th July 2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 28
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Posted By fernando
Thank you for your words Dirk. Indeed sail guard...

Thank you for your words Dirk. Indeed sail guard swords are rare. I hope you keep your opinion if they are Portuguese ;) .
Forum: European Armoury 17th July 2014, 12:56 AM
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Posted By fernando
Thank you so much for your input, Jim. Indeed...

Thank you so much for your input, Jim.
Indeed the vieira (shell-scallop) became Santiago pilgrims symbol since the middle ages, but eventualy Portuguese King Dom Joćo V (1706-1750) was also fond of...
Forum: European Armoury 15th July 2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 28
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Posted By fernando
A sail guard sword - blade for ID

This one was added to my little collection in unusual circumstances. Not that i don't like it, on the contrary :cool: .
I will call it Portuguese and not (also possibly) Spanish, because it...
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