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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 08:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 133
Posted By Sajen
Hello Barry, glad that I could help to solve the...

Hello Barry,

glad that I could help to solve the mystery! :D I was sure already by the first look that I have seen similar ones but wasn't sure where and from where these dance wands...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 08:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Sajen
Dear Robert, no mistake, I just think it's...

Dear Robert,

no mistake, I just think it's extremly difficult with the terminology by Visayan swords, there are so many languages in the Visayas and I think that you only have to go to a other...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 07:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 133
Posted By Sajen
Here is an other one:...

Here is an other one: http://tribalcollective.com/old-kwoma-dance-wand-wamboi-bf684/#more-125
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 07:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 133
Posted By Sajen
Hello Barry, I think it is a dance wand, look...

Hello Barry,

I think it is a dance wand, look for example this one, taken from "Oceanic Art", Anthony JP Meyer, page 260. This one is from the Chambri sea, Itamul, Middle Sepik.

BTW, this book is a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 48
Posted By Sajen
Hello Robert, thank you for your kind words! :)...

Hello Robert,

thank you for your kind words! :) You have shown recently how a neglected gunong can come back to old glory again and I hope that it will be by this one the same. And I agree with you...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 48
Posted By Sajen
Small ivory hilted gunong restore project

Just bought this small (8,5'') gunong which need some restauration, the guard and nearly all ferrule parts are missing. The pommel seems from ivory. It will be send to a well known member I have...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Today, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 93
Posted By Sajen
Yes, have meant sung! :D Thank you for the...

Yes, have meant sung! :D Thank you for the answer!
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Today, 12:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 93
Posted By Sajen
Very good video, thank you for sharing! Alan,...

Very good video, thank you for sharing!

Alan, why is the commentary vocalize in second part of the video?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Today, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 64
Posted By Sajen
Beautiful pictures Alan! And agree with you that...

Beautiful pictures Alan! And agree with you that it is really difficult to get good old mendaks and also new ones of good quality. I see on your pictures some very old ones, which materials are they...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 10:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Sajen
Hello Robert, have a look to this old thread:...

Hello Robert,

have a look to this old thread: http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=15494&highlight=binangon, post #11, here is what nacho has written:

Binangon is a generic term for any...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 01:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Sajen
The "name game" is sometimes confusing....

The "name game" is sometimes confusing. It will depend on from where this sword exactly coming.

For example this was written about a Visayan sword from my collection from Bangkaya who is in my eyes...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 133
Posted By Sajen
Here the close up from the back of one from my...

Here the close up from the back of one from my Halmahera shields (salawaku). Like you know is Halmahera biological already Australian, means that you can find there animals you can find also in New...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 133
Posted By Sajen
Hello Barry, it is surely from Oceania; I am...

Hello Barry,

it is surely from Oceania; I am very sure! Not because I know it but by a small detail I see on the second picture. There I see remains of pupation of an insect I know very well, I have...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 12:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By Sajen
Good to know, thank you! :)

Good to know, thank you! :)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Yesterday, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By Sajen
Welcome to the forum! Two very nice keris for...

Welcome to the forum! Two very nice keris for start a collection. :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania Yesterday, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 51
Posted By Sajen
Have seen it before but don't have known what it...

Have seen it before but don't have known what it is. Again, thank you for sharing and for solving the mystery. :D
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania Yesterday, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 61
Posted By Sajen
Very nice examples, special the last pair.

Very nice examples, special the last pair.
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania Yesterday, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 113
Posted By Sajen
Never seen something similar, thank you for...

Never seen something similar, thank you for sharing! :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th July 2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 206
Posted By Sajen
Hello Robert, great that the fittings are from...

Hello Robert,

great that the fittings are from silver like I have supposed and that the "bolo" is in such a good condition. I am curious to see pictures after you have maintained it.

Best...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th July 2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Sajen
Hello Arete, I just have contolled my Visayan...

Hello Arete,

I just have contolled my Visayan blades again, by all is the ricasso thick as the spine. Can you show an example where it is different?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th July 2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 196
Posted By Sajen
Not my area of collecting but I also would let...

Not my area of collecting but I also would let the handle in this state, the patination look very nice.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th July 2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Sajen
Hello Arete, it's not mine but I own some swords...

Hello Arete,

it's not mine but I own some swords like this and by my ones is the thickness at the ricasso the same as at the spine.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th July 2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Sajen
Hello, I am a little bit surprised that nobody...

Hello,

I am a little bit surprised that nobody correct you until now, it's not a talibon but a binangon or tenegre. Age I would guess again around WWII. The lack of patination and the workmanship...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 27th July 2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Sajen
Thank you very much for posting this interesting...

Thank you very much for posting this interesting link! :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 27th July 2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By Sajen
Would guess also by this barong around WWII for...

Would guess also by this barong around WWII for the age because the aluminium fittings. Interesting that it has a guard.

Regards,
Detlef
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