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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 31st August 2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 683
Posted By Anthony G.
keris owned by warrior or royalty?

keris owned by warrior or royalty?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 19th August 2019, 02:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By Anthony G.
There are many replicas keris around or should I...

There are many replicas keris around or should I said modified keris that is passed off as antique. Even HK antique shops that sell China factories made replica Chinese antiques which is pass off as...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th August 2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,008
Posted By Anthony G.
What a beautiful keris. I am green with envy. :D

What a beautiful keris. I am green with envy. :D
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 13th August 2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By Anthony G.
Could it be a Tuban era keris? I dunno. Just...

Could it be a Tuban era keris? I dunno. Just asking.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 13th August 2019, 05:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By Anthony G.
I was told by a Malaysian friend that getting...

I was told by a Malaysian friend that getting keris import permit is long..............
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th July 2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
The other side of the bilah is the same. I will...

The other side of the bilah is the same. I will have to take the photo during weekend where it is better to take the photo during normal daytime. The photo will be clearer.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th July 2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
Here you...

Here you go.
http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=24903
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th July 2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
Thank you for your kind words.

Thank you for your kind words.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th July 2019, 04:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
i tried to take many photo but results are bad. I...

i tried to take many photo but results are bad. I took this photo which slightly tilted. hope it helps.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th July 2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
Actually my heart aches when the hard work and...

Actually my heart aches when the hard work and hours put in by the craftsmen gone to waste when it got damage in my hand even though not by my hand. Sigh......... I have so much respect for the...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 9th July 2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
Hopefully these photo can tell more about the...

Hopefully these photo can tell more about the condition. The circled part has been heat treated.
:D
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 9th July 2019, 12:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi Alan, to answer your...

Hi Alan, to answer your questions:

//quote//
This sort of damage occurs all the time and is very easily corrected, but first, could you give us another photo with the blade side on please?

I will...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 9th July 2019, 12:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
Yes, the tip is not too sharp and current flat...

Yes, the tip is not too sharp and current flat spot is small.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 8th July 2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By Anthony G.
damage keris tip

My keris tip is somehow damage by the courier company during inspection. The tip is no longer sharp but there is a small 'flat' tip. Anyone can advises should I leave it or try to fix it using a soft...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 6th July 2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,994
Posted By Anthony G.
Pardon me for my little knowledge. I would said...

Pardon me for my little knowledge. I would said it is at the TOP. Why?

The keris tip is 'our head'. We must always submit and respect the Creator and it's creation.

The bilah and pesi symbolize...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 27th June 2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,005
Posted By Anthony G.
I have a collector friend who owns wootz steel...

I have a collector friend who owns wootz steel persian antique blade bought from christie. Old blade does not looks new, that is one of the sign. And real old wootz steel blade costs a bomb due to...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 21st June 2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 995
Posted By Anthony G.
the scratch mark

the scratch mark
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 18th June 2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 995
Posted By Anthony G.
I believed you are right, I suppose I will have...

I believed you are right, I suppose I will have to just leave it be. The bilah was scratched by the warangka craftsman when he is making the scabbard for the bilah. Sigh, he is careless and...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 18th June 2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 995
Posted By Anthony G.
scratches on antique keris bilah

If your antique keris bilah has scratches where you can see the shiny part of the metal and which is an eyesore, does a new warangan able to covers it off/away? Or should I just leave it be? What is...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 16th June 2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,026
Posted By Anthony G.
The motif was craved from the bilah.

The motif was craved from the bilah.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 16th June 2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,026
Posted By Anthony G.
COuld be I upload wrong photo? I reload again....

COuld be I upload wrong photo? I reload again. Please takes a look.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 15th June 2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,026
Posted By Anthony G.
Here you go.

Here you go.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th June 2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,026
Posted By Anthony G.
Thanks GOD that I decide not to put GOLD plating...

Thanks GOD that I decide not to put GOLD plating in the first place orelse it will covers the beauty. I left it as it was and it is awesome.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th June 2019, 04:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,901
Posted By Anthony G.
Honestly speaking, I am still confuse about how...

Honestly speaking, I am still confuse about how Majapahit keris looks like, till now. I always have impression it has less pamor, dark iron etc. Below link is just a sample....
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th June 2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,901
Posted By Anthony G.
interesting.

interesting.
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