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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Today, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 107
Posted By Sajen
Hello Alan, I've thought it's a Segaluh blade,...

Hello Alan,
I've thought it's a Segaluh blade, why is it not in your opinion?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 08:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 431
Posted By Sajen
Please post pictures when you have cleaned it...

Please post pictures when you have cleaned it up!

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 88
Posted By Sajen
Agree, the scabbard look very Bicolano. :shrug:...

Agree, the scabbard look very Bicolano. :shrug:

Intersting piece Ian! :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Yesterday, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 107
Posted By Sajen
Agree with everything Jean has said and I think...

Agree with everything Jean has said and I think it's an iras blade! East Java including Madura. Blade is very old IMO.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd April 2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By Sajen
Thank you for sharing Luc! :)

Thank you for sharing Luc! :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st April 2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 431
Posted By Sajen
When you polish up the blades it will be ok, they...

When you polish up the blades it will be ok, they will show by etching a hardened edge, you will recognize it by the sanding! :D
Don't think that the blades are laminated.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st April 2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By Sajen
Hello Ausjulius, Sadly I haven't had such a...

Hello Ausjulius,

Sadly I haven't had such a klewang in hand but an other member, Willem has shown such an item long ago but I direct remember when you post your query, see here:...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Sajen
Forget to mention, I would clean the edges, look...

Forget to mention, I would clean the edges, look to the first provided thread, they has been polished originally and rust in any form isn't good for a blade, corrosion is active, it's not patina. Oil...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By Sajen
Welcome to the forum Oriano! :) I am not an...

Welcome to the forum Oriano! :)
I am not an expert for weapons from Central Africa but I can give you some material for reading! ;)
Here a piece I've owned once, so far I know it's now in the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 431
Posted By Sajen
Frankly said it isn't my knowledge, I've gleaned...

Frankly said it isn't my knowledge, I've gleaned it from a very good friend of mine who shared his great knowledge over the last years with me.
Like said, I would like to see them cleaned up, also a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 431
Posted By Sajen
Hi Drac2k, Your swords are not dha's they are Lao...

Hi Drac2k,
Your swords are not dha's they are Lao daab with samrit alloy hilts and are from Lan chang - lan xang the Laos kingdom dated 18th through to 19thc, they are not made for film props or for...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 759
Posted By Sajen
Like said, I think that this holes are pure...

Like said, I think that this holes are pure decorative, I've seen them mainly by examples from WWII or later.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th March 2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sajen
:D :D :D But I can confirm that also Polands...

:D :D :D But I can confirm that also Polands not lazy! ;) The Germans like Poland workers. ;)
Forum: Swap Forum 30th March 2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By Sajen
Still inclusive shipping!! ;)

Still inclusive shipping!! ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th March 2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Sajen
Very nice Charles, a variant I've never seen...

Very nice Charles, a variant I've never seen before! :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th March 2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 373
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Charles, The scabbard mouth piece is...

Thank you Charles,
The scabbard mouth piece is indeed a small masterpiece, I guess it was worked separately from an upper and lower silver piece with two slabs from different coloured horn and...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th March 2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 759
Posted By Sajen
Yes, agree with Kai, could has been in Japanese...

Yes, agree with Kai, could has been in Japanese hands before. Age I would guess somwhere around WWII.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th March 2020, 08:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 373
Posted By Sajen
Agree complete with you Alan. Would be...

Agree complete with you Alan. Would be interesting to read Amuks comment!;)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th March 2020, 08:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 759
Posted By Sajen
Hello MacCathain, The last shown sword in post...

Hello MacCathain,

The last shown sword in post #8 has the holes as well. I've seen them mostly by dinahong-palay and sinampalok, see here:...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th March 2020, 10:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 373
Posted By Sajen
Hello Alan, Yes, understand! ;) But we speak...

Hello Alan,

Yes, understand! ;) But we speak here about a Sunda blade and Amuk describe the "sword" from Willem, which is only a little bit shorter, as Golok Pandjang Djoeragan (high-end long...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th March 2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sajen
Yes, I value good books as well, I will think...

Yes, I value good books as well, I will think about! ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th March 2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 373
Posted By Sajen
So it would be a pedang abet when I understand...

So it would be a pedang abet when I understand the given threads correct.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th March 2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 373
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Alan, do you go by the blade profile?...

Thank you Alan, do you go by the blade profile? Or you judge it by the outer appearance? I bet by the first! ;)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th March 2020, 09:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sajen
Yes, I've seen the threads about this book. Just...

Yes, I've seen the threads about this book. Just have ordered Steel and Magic since it's about my main interest. When I would have enough money I would have many many more books! ;)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th March 2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sajen
Hi Kubur, Thank you very much! Like we see seems...

Hi Kubur,
Thank you very much! Like we see seems the variety great and the transitions fluent. I see a lot of resemblance to the one the thread started.
Any age guess?

Regards,
Detlef
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