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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th June 2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 954
Posted By Marcokeris
a very interested and clear answer. Thank you for...

a very interested and clear answer. Thank you for this very well structured reflection
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 9th June 2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 954
Posted By Marcokeris
I have red just now your answer Mr. Maisey and...

I have red just now your answer Mr. Maisey and I agree
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 9th June 2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 954
Posted By Marcokeris
Jean you have understood what I meant. But then I...

Jean you have understood what I meant. But then I ask to myself: these Sumatra handles can be considered "gana" if, hypothetically, they were carved on the basis of guidelines repeated several times...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 8th June 2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 954
Posted By Marcokeris
Very nice hilts! .... but about these kind of...

Very nice hilts! .... but about these kind of gana-top hilts: how many sumatran handles are there with this identical shape? I've seen dozens of them and I find strange that Nature offers so many...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 2nd May 2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,964
Posted By Marcokeris
dear Jean I know very little about this book. ...

dear Jean I know very little about this book. The book is in Bahasa and in english and the authors are:
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 2nd May 2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,964
Posted By Marcokeris
this new book should be released in Bali this...

this new book should be released in Bali this summer (covid permitting)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 18th March 2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,171
Posted By Marcokeris
:D :D :D :D

:D :D :D :D
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 17th March 2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,171
Posted By Marcokeris
yes... I used exactly this way

yes... I used exactly this way
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 17th March 2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,171
Posted By Marcokeris
Hi Apolaki I have always easily found citric acid...

Hi Apolaki
I have always easily found citric acid in the pharmacy (here in Italy). Citric acid resembles as white sugar and I used this acid only with blades where the rust was very difficult to...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,066
Posted By Marcokeris
I'lldoit

I'lldoit
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,066
Posted By Marcokeris
Of course! when Mrs. Vanna will publish the book...

Of course! when Mrs. Vanna will publish the book (the text is ready but the book not yet published) I will immediately give informations here in the forum
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,066
Posted By Marcokeris
About the world we cannot see as rightly Mr....

About the world we cannot see as rightly Mr. Masey said .....Mrs. Vanna Ghiringhelli will publish a new book in English "The invisible world of the kris" a compendium on the esoteric, legendary,...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,171
Posted By Marcokeris
my way to clean blades (with rust difficult to...

my way to clean blades (with rust difficult to remove with other easier systems) is only empirical and rather fast.... sorry for my bad english
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,171
Posted By Marcokeris
Apolaki to clean the blade you can also use acid...

Apolaki to clean the blade you can also use acid citric . You can put the blade inside 1 lt water with three little spoons of acid citric (white dust). Little by little the rust goes away. I used...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,066
Posted By Marcokeris
Two pics about the hilt one is from Gaspard de...

Two pics about the hilt
one is from Gaspard de Marval (Le Monde du Kris)
the other from Holstein book (Contribution etudes armes orientales)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 8th March 2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,066
Posted By Marcokeris
You're right David!( ... OMG I see that I'm...

You're right David!( ... OMG I see that I'm getting old :-p !!) . I meant selut (which perhaps has a separate mendak over)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 8th March 2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,066
Posted By Marcokeris
Very nice keris :) IMO the blade seems Balinese,...

Very nice keris :) IMO the blade seems Balinese, the hilt from East java, pendok from Sumatra. Cograturation :)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 6th March 2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,799
Posted By Marcokeris
I had the book. Graphically the book is beautiful...

I had the book. Graphically the book is beautiful and professional. The many photographs are beautiful as beautiful are the handles. The only thing I don't like is that the title of the cover is in...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 4th March 2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 736
Posted By Marcokeris
IMO a nice Lombok (or Balinese) keris and the...

IMO a nice Lombok (or Balinese) keris and the colour of the blade is because is dirty and rusty. About the age I am not able to say .... but the whole does not seem recent to me.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th February 2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 999
Posted By Marcokeris
Yes you are right Jean ...also I see 5 luks.......

Yes you are right Jean ...also I see 5 luks.... but dapur is not Urap Urap? :confused:
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th February 2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 999
Posted By Marcokeris
layers pamor (from pic) seems Beras Wutah :)

layers pamor (from pic) seems Beras Wutah :)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 22nd February 2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,490
Posted By Marcokeris
IMO this is a wooden Maduran (Javenese or...

IMO this is a wooden Maduran (Javenese or Balinese )hilt made for the big tourist shopping centers in Kuta .... like Matahari ;)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 21st February 2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,490
Posted By Marcokeris
no because these Javanese (...not Javanese but, ...

no because these Javanese (...not Javanese but, IMO, wooden Madura hilts with Bali patterns) do not deserve to be bought or photographed
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 21st February 2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,490
Posted By Marcokeris
i like this Balinese hilt :)

i like this Balinese hilt :)
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th February 2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,158
Posted By Marcokeris
I wouldn't clean it but only change the handle...

I wouldn't clean it but only change the handle and, if necessary, the pendok
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