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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th December 2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 637
Posted By Ren Ren
In this case, the triangular dots (or better to...

In this case, the triangular dots (or better to say the pits) are completely different from the surface of the file. The surface after filling the pits with gold is completely flat (perhaps this is...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th December 2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 637
Posted By Ren Ren
I saw objects with this inlay technique in the...

I saw objects with this inlay technique in the collection of Kamil Khaidakov (you know him). Examples are also given in his book Камил...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th December 2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 637
Posted By Ren Ren
If the dots have the correct triangular shape,...

If the dots have the correct triangular shape, then this is an old Persian jewelry technique, which was also owned by some craftsmen in Dagestan.
In my opinion, the mild steel of the blade suggests...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 2nd December 2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 580
Posted By Ren Ren
It is wonderful that the modern inhabitants of...

It is wonderful that the modern inhabitants of the planet Earth are striving for the pure, bright and humane. But "civilization is when they kill as before, but no longer cut off the ears of...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 1st December 2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 580
Posted By Ren Ren
The weapon was not only active, but also passive...

The weapon was not only active, but also passive :)
Once upon a time in Europe, wolfhound dogs were worn with wide iron collars (so that the wolf could not grab them by the neck), and for hunting...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th November 2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By Ren Ren
I doubt that this subject can be Russian. Only if...

I doubt that this subject can be Russian. Only if to the Transcarpathian Rusyns, perhaps. It is more likely that this is one of the types of Hungarian fokos....
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd November 2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 839
Posted By Ren Ren
Perhaps the roots of this tradition make sense to...

Perhaps the roots of this tradition make sense to look for in the art of the Renaissance. Antonio del Pollaiuolo "The Battle of the Naked Men" (about 1465–1475)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd November 2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,794
Posted By Ren Ren
I spent 45 minutes to listen to the report and...

I spent 45 minutes to listen to the report and the questions that followed. And now I feel the obligation to state my point of view.
Firstly, this report is only a way to draw attention to the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 26th October 2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,566
Posted By Ren Ren
A few photos of the highlanders with spears. The...

A few photos of the highlanders with spears.
The first photo from South Vietnam (Lang Bian mountains in Lâm Đồng province).
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th October 2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,313
Posted By Ren Ren
Thank you very much, Philip! This is an important...

Thank you very much, Philip! This is an important and valuable clarification.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th October 2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,771
Posted By Ren Ren
A woman from northern Vietnam (Tuyên Quang...

A woman from northern Vietnam (Tuyên Quang province). I think that the sword by weapons 27 once had a similar scabbard.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th October 2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,313
Posted By Ren Ren
That's right. I meant this type of knife, which...

That's right. I meant this type of knife, which is smaller, lighter and thinner than "hudiedao" knives. And which often differs from the butcher's knives of South China only in massive bronze...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th October 2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,313
Posted By Ren Ren
The blade looks like the blade of a Chinese...

The blade looks like the blade of a Chinese "river pirates" knife.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st October 2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 831
Posted By Ren Ren
May be :) I use Google translator and sometimes...

May be :) I use Google translator and sometimes it turns out funny.

But the restorers taught me to pay special attention to the condition of the old velvet. There are always obvious differences in...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st October 2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 831
Posted By Ren Ren
"Antique Mahogany" is a term used by...

"Antique Mahogany" is a term used by Chinese antique dealers when translating into English.
In fact, this type of wood is not related to the real mahogany from Cuba, Dominican Republic and Honduras....
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th October 2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 831
Posted By Ren Ren
The sword is completely typical of products from...

The sword is completely typical of products from the city of Longquan. These were made 100-130 years ago, are made today and will be made 100 years later. ;)
Bronze parts are now copied very...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th October 2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 831
Posted By Ren Ren
I have an unpleasant feeling that only the blade...

I have an unpleasant feeling that only the blade has historical value.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th October 2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,021
Posted By Ren Ren
I completely agree. Thanks for these links, Kubur.

I completely agree. Thanks for these links, Kubur.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th October 2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,021
Posted By Ren Ren
This item is not from the Caucasus or from...

This item is not from the Caucasus or from Russia.
But I also see in him the influence of Turkic and Slavic traditions. I would venture to suggest Bulgaria or Serbia.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th October 2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,876
Posted By Ren Ren
I am from the capital of Russia, Moscow. The...

I am from the capital of Russia, Moscow.
The area of my hobbies is the arms of China and Vietnam. I also became interested in subjects from mainland Southeast Asia.
Sometimes I drink vodka :D and I...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd October 2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By Ren Ren
It does not surprise me that Bukhara maces are...

It does not surprise me that Bukhara maces are similar to objects from other countries. The Bukhara emirate was a multinational state where two great Asian traditions met - Turkic and Persian.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st October 2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,518
Posted By Ren Ren
No complaints have yet been received from...

No complaints have yet been received from professionals ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st October 2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,518
Posted By Ren Ren
Ariel, do you imagine a situation in which a...

Ariel, do you imagine a situation in which a specialist in Latin philology begins to correct medical and biological terminology? :D
Any terminology is only an auxiliary tool that allows you to...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th September 2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,745
Posted By Ren Ren
Magpie blood stain? Especially at the very end of...

Magpie blood stain? Especially at the very end of the work, after impregnation with oil. I think this is a magical act, not a practical action.
I do not know what magpie means in Irish mythology. In...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th September 2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,518
Posted By Ren Ren
Between arrogance and stupidity, I choose...

Between arrogance and stupidity, I choose arrogance :)
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