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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Sajen
Hello Semar, agree, nice pedang. :) And I think...

Hello Semar,

agree, nice pedang. :) And I think that it is some decades older as 1950. :shrug: I am unsure from where it is, Cirebon?, Sumatra?
The "U" near the handle seems indeed inserted,...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,532
Posted By Sajen
Also this blade received an etch today, I am not...

Also this blade received an etch today, I am not really happy with the result and I think that I have to do it one day again but at some places you can see a fine hairline lamination.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 558
Posted By Sajen
Today I have etched some blades and like assumed...

Today I have etched some blades and like assumed shows the dagger blade a fine lamination, difficult to see but I hope you can see it by my pictures.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th April 2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By Sajen
Some better pictures would be helpful but what I...

Some better pictures would be helpful but what I can see it seems to be a good catch, great to have the scabbard.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th April 2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By Sajen
Hello Imas, yes, the head seems original, the...

Hello Imas,

yes, the head seems original, the different thickness of the blade is a good sign but the haft seems to be not original. :shrug:

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th April 2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Sajen
No, patina don't mean that something is very old...

No, patina don't mean that something is very old but used extensiv over years. And the patination on the stick look good and real while the patination on the figures look somewhat doutful. The...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th April 2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Sajen
Hello Tim, yes, I also was one of the low...

Hello Tim,

yes, I also was one of the low bidders. I think the price it reached was because the beautiful patination of the wood. East Africa seems to be a good guess.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th April 2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Sajen
unknown club

Hello,

this club was sold recently by ebay, IMHO a very nice one. And it seems that I am not the only one who like it when I look to the price it reached.

I want to share some pictures from the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th April 2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By Sajen
Hello Russel, a much later example as your first...

Hello Russel,

a much later example as your first one. How long is it? Do you know already from which material the pommel is? Ivory, bone or tridacna?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 346
Posted By Sajen
Hi Stu, it's simple not high enough to seen by...

Hi Stu,

it's simple not high enough to seen by the cap. I have owned some and handled some more. Also the usual belt clip is missing.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,004
Posted By Sajen
I love this vegetable also, my wife is used to...

I love this vegetable also, my wife is used to cook it with chilli and you can get it here in Germany in asia shops. :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 127
Posted By Sajen
Classic Siraui like described

Just get the information from a german auctionhouse that I have won this claasic siraui like described from Albert in his book on page 126. I have given a moderate bid, there was only shown this...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,004
Posted By Sajen
Hello Cthulhu, nice complete example also when...

Hello Cthulhu,

nice complete example also when the blade is pitted, would be glad when I have such an example!

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 346
Posted By Sajen
Hi Chregu, I am unsure if it is from the Dayak,...

Hi Chregu,

I am unsure if it is from the Dayak, could be from Timor or even from North Luzon. :shrug: It isn't a blow dart container, to small.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 346
Posted By Sajen
Hi Chregu, nice kris with jungayyan ivory hilt,...

Hi Chregu,

nice kris with jungayyan ivory hilt, a shame that the front piece is broken!

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th April 2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 346
Posted By Sajen
Nice piso gading from the Batak, good to have the...

Nice piso gading from the Batak, good to have the scabbard with it!

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th April 2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 433
Posted By Sajen
What can I say others don't have said already? A...

What can I say others don't have said already?
A real beauty, congrats Charles! :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th April 2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 413
Posted By Sajen
Hi Colin, thank's! :) Here at first the...

Hi Colin,

thank's! :)

Here at first the translation of the left page:
By this Haussa shooter it's good to recognize the thumb-ring. The bowstring position let allude to a simple ring without...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th April 2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 413
Posted By Sajen
I think so, but have problems to read it...

I think so, but have problems to read it complete, that's the reason that I ask Colin for a close up of the text.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th April 2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 413
Posted By Sajen
German text in the shown book page is...

German text in the shown book page is "Spanneisen", translating to english: "clamp"
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th April 2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 413
Posted By Sajen
Hello Colin, can you try to take a picture from...

Hello Colin,

can you try to take a picture from the text? I will translate it.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th April 2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By Sajen
Yes, you are correct, it has to do with past...

Yes, you are correct, it has to do with past warangan. Personally I would do nothing. But maybe Alan has a better advice. :shrug:

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th April 2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By Sajen
Just want to add two pictures for comparison. The...

Just want to add two pictures for comparison. The first is a gunong I get not so long ago, ivory pommel and silver fittings like by your one with nearly the same blade shape. The age was guessed by...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 7th April 2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By Sajen
Nice keris Semar with a very unusual kembang...

Nice keris Semar with a very unusual kembang kacang!

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th April 2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By Sajen
Hello Zach, nice pedang lurus/suduk. :) Are the...

Hello Zach,

nice pedang lurus/suduk. :) Are the fittings old or more recent?

Regards,
Detlef
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