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Forum: European Armoury 12th October 2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By silberschatzimsee
My 87 year old grandmother phoned me and asked if...

My 87 year old grandmother phoned me and asked if i have heard about that sword and mentioned it was printed with a picture.

So it got even into southeastasian news :eek: :D
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 394
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Hmm good question if they are the actual...

Hmm good question if they are the actual weight.


Yeah i know that the videos must be made to appeal a greater audience. I am not in a position to complain. It was just my personal opinion that the...
Forum: European Armoury 1st October 2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 394
Posted By silberschatzimsee
sword fighting techniques on youtube

I thought i share the lectural movies i found some time ago. Dont know if they are known here.
I also think the music is annoying so i recommend to mute the video. ;)...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th May 2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 825
Posted By silberschatzimsee
indian quiver?

Hello Forum,

Last month i got a quiver "free of charge" with a lot of indian arrows from a german auction house.

Is the quiver also of indian heritage? I compared with several resources but i did...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th May 2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,085
Posted By silberschatzimsee
i like that chiseled peacock!

i like that chiseled peacock!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th April 2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 10
Sticky: Importing ivory
Views: 6,156
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Not a single elephant will be saved by these new...

Not a single elephant will be saved by these new sjw-laws. :mad:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th January 2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 957
Posted By silberschatzimsee
One of my biggest problems when reading such...

One of my biggest problems when reading such book that i want those items :(
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th October 2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,744
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Yes bad steel plus because of the humidity...

Yes bad steel plus because of the humidity everything is ruined very fast.
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 18th October 2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By silberschatzimsee
I am planing a display at the moment with passive...

I am planing a display at the moment with passive humidity control. As soon there is a prototype i will post some pictures for reverse engineering. :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th October 2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Mayci asky how do you determine its a fake?

Mayci asky how do you determine its a fake?
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th October 2017, 04:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By silberschatzimsee
:( :( :( :( Here this are the ones i am...

:( :( :( :(

Here this are the ones i am aware of until now. The two in the middle i found yesterday, they are also from 2014.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th October 2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Yes it was never used. I would estimate that 95%...

Yes it was never used. I would estimate that 95% of the blue and 100% of the koftgari is still present. Its has some minor scratches here and there but of course it cant be brandnew. I attached...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th October 2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Here from all 3 sides

Here from all 3 sides
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th October 2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Indian spearhead for comments

Here my second piece. A blue spearhead from india i purchased quite recently.

I liked it because of its colour, its in very good condition and i thought it must be rare. I tracked down 3-4 similiar...
Forum: European Armoury 7th October 2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Sorry for the delay guys. Here as promised more...

Sorry for the delay guys. Here as promised more pictures from the replica? axe
Forum: European Armoury 7th October 2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,689
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Hahaha Piltdown Man fooled the specialists...

Hahaha



Piltdown Man fooled the specialists for 50 years ;)

No like i mentioned i believe the previous owner got lost, died in some snowstorm and the sword was moved by ice and erosion to its...
Forum: European Armoury 6th October 2017, 07:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,689
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Or it was a joke from the localpub crew in 1900...

Or it was a joke from the localpub crew in 1900 for later people. Same like the famous Piltdown Man (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piltdown_Man)

:D :D
Forum: European Armoury 6th October 2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,689
Posted By silberschatzimsee
I think that guy died there and maybe because of...

I think that guy died there and maybe because of glaciers the sword moved to that position over the centuries.
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,689
Posted By silberschatzimsee
...

https://www.khm.uio.no/english/research/collections/objects/15/sword_lesja.html

Here the official link with xrays and stuff :)
Forum: European Armoury 2nd October 2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,199
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Thank you. I looked up the forums about the gun...

Thank you. I looked up the forums about the gun and it would also be on my banlist.
Forum: European Armoury 1st October 2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,199
Posted By silberschatzimsee
May i ask which items they are? Just for...

May i ask which items they are? Just for interesst.
I browsed their catalogues yesterday but cant remember reading bis name in the provenances.

Ps this time non of the swords appealed my eyes.
Forum: European Armoury 29th September 2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By silberschatzimsee
I will make some pictures tomorrow under...

I will make some pictures tomorrow under daylight.

The contures of the axehead are indeed very clear after i looked at it again.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th September 2017, 07:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,682
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Pictures

Pictures
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th September 2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,682
Posted By silberschatzimsee
This is what is used today. I bought it in 2004...

This is what is used today. I bought it in 2004 in the local market of Galle when i remember it correct.

Kronkew your knifeform would be used to crack coconuts today. I dont know the exact...
Forum: European Armoury 28th September 2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By silberschatzimsee
Thanks for your input guys. I thrust the...

Thanks for your input guys. I thrust the coinoirseurship of the previous owner that its a real one. It was not much money involved but still it would annoy me of course if its a piece of historism...
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