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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th June 2019, 12:54 AM
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Posted By RonHen
Thanks all, very interesting comments and very...

Thanks all, very interesting comments and very educational. Really appreciate the input : ) That is s fantastic sheild Norman! This is my first sheild, so hopefully It was a a good pick up and not a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th June 2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By RonHen
Re

Kubur

I found this picture of the sheild from a auction before it was put up for sale again from the website I purchased it from. Are these types still considered indo Persian?

Regards

Ron
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th June 2019, 02:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By RonHen
Iron mughal sheild

Hello,

Iron Indopersian sheild for comment. Around 18 inches with carved scenes of nobles doing whatever nobles did back then. Im thinking a parade sheild ? I was told it was pre 1900. Any thoughts?...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th March 2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,723
Posted By RonHen
Neil, A couple off the top if my head is the...

Neil,

A couple off the top if my head is the Indian Sword by Rawson as well as Indian and oriental arms and armour by Edgerton. However, I feel that I learned the most from this forum, as well as...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st March 2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,885
Posted By RonHen
Dave, Going off of other examples I have seen, I...

Dave,

Going off of other examples I have seen, I was putting the age somewhere around when you suggested, but as you know dating such items can be problematic.

Having been unable to find a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st March 2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,885
Posted By RonHen
Thank you Fernando, I am Still researching the...

Thank you Fernando, I am Still researching the topic. I still have yet to determine if calling the stamp "a Sikh tree mark" has validity, but I was able to tie the significance of trees in the Sikh...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th March 2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,885
Posted By RonHen
Chakram for discussion

Hello,

Below is a recent purchase (fagan arms) of a Sikh Chakram. 9 3/8 diameter with rounded inner edge and exterior cutting edge. The chakram is stamped with the "Sikh tree mark"


I am familiar...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th September 2012, 12:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,891
Posted By RonHen
I love old photos like these, when I go to India...

I love old photos like these, when I go to India early next year I hope to find some similar photos and perhaps a sword or two : ) The photos were some I had came across a year ago online and saved...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th September 2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,891
Posted By RonHen
Photos of Sikh Warriors

Greetings,

I came across these wonderful vintage photos of Sikh warriors while browsing and thought I would share.

Kind regards

Ron
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th October 2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,946
Posted By RonHen
Thank you Jim, hopefully one day I can contribute...

Thank you Jim, hopefully one day I can contribute to this forum like you do! I will post more info when I figure out more about the cartouche. I would also like to re-etch one side of the blade. as...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th October 2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,946
Posted By RonHen
It was purchased from Gavin at swords and antique...

It was purchased from Gavin at swords and antique weapons, great to deal with btw! Its my first sword, so of course I want to know all I can about it :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th October 2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,946
Posted By RonHen
Tulwar Armory stamp?

First off, I would like to say what a great forum this is, I have learned so much going through the past threads. Hopefully, someone may be able to tell me if the mark on the forte shown in the...
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