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Forum: Swap Forum 1st March 2015, 03:27 AM
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Posted By kahnjar1
ON HOLD

ON HOLD
Forum: Swap Forum 1st March 2015, 03:26 AM
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ON HOLD

ON HOLD
Forum: Swap Forum 27th February 2015, 05:54 AM
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Posted By kahnjar1
DHARIA DAGGERS (2) for Sale

Two Dharia daggers for sale. Origin is from Western Saudi Arabia....Asir/Hijaz regions.
US$275 EACH or if you take both then US$495 FOR BOTH including Worldwide Airmail postage.
Payment Paypal +...
Forum: Swap Forum 27th February 2015, 05:45 AM
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Posted By kahnjar1
ONE MORE TRY........

US$425 Including Worldwide Airmail
Payment Paypal + Fees (4%)
Forum: Swap Forum 27th February 2015, 04:12 AM
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Views: 670
Posted By kahnjar1
SOLD THANKS

SOLD THANKS
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 19th February 2015, 05:31 AM
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Views: 164
Posted By kahnjar1
It already happens..........

Too late by far to be the first to replicate using 3D printing.
Check out this link......http://3dprint.com/14636/3d-prnted-guns/
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th February 2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By kahnjar1
Hi Steve, Yes I agree. I am sure that this is a...

Hi Steve,
Yes I agree. I am sure that this is a priming flask for Matchlock/Flintlock.
I had posted this for "comment" to see if my thoughts were confirmed. The powder residue that was in the flask...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th February 2015, 02:25 AM
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Views: 327
Posted By kahnjar1
Not tourist as there was powder residue inside.

Not tourist as there was powder residue inside.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th February 2015, 01:49 AM
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Views: 327
Posted By kahnjar1
SMALL MOROCCAN FLASK for Comment

Nothing much unusual here except for the size of the flask. Typical design of Moroccan flasks, but extremely small. The bowl is only 6cm (2 3/8") in diam. About half the size of the usual ones seen...
Forum: Swap Forum 16th February 2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 670
Posted By kahnjar1
ON HOLD

ON HOLD
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 10th February 2015, 01:47 AM
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Views: 187
Posted By kahnjar1
more pics

and the last ones.....
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 10th February 2015, 01:46 AM
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Views: 187
Posted By kahnjar1
and some more pics.....

and some more pics.....
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 10th February 2015, 01:42 AM
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Views: 187
Posted By kahnjar1
HONG KONG MUSEUM of COASTAL DEFENSE

For those who like military fortresses, here is another to add to the list if you are ever in Hong Kong.
Housed in the old Lei Yue Mun (Lyemun) Fortress on Hong Kong island, is this museum to coastal...
Forum: Swap Forum 10th February 2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 670
Posted By kahnjar1
REDUCED

Now offered at US$1150 for the lot INCLUDING WORLDWIDE POSTAGE
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 4th February 2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By kahnjar1
CENTER of MILITARY HISTORY FORT BELVOIR Va.

This link came my way and I thought it worth sharing.
http://www.buzzfeed.com/bennyjohnson/inside-the-armys-spectacular-hidden-treasure-room
Stu
Forum: European Armoury 2nd February 2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By kahnjar1
Not necessarily. The blunderbuss shown would also...

Not necessarily. The blunderbuss shown would also have been made before that date. I believe that your pistol was not owned in Ireland, or it would have been stamped.
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By kahnjar1
Possible Answer

Hi James,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Irish_county_nicknames
If you look here you will see that County Monaghan has the nickname (among others) of "The Farney". So maybe MF is the mark of...
Forum: European Armoury 29th January 2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By kahnjar1
The Irish Registration numbers appear ONLY on...

The Irish Registration numbers appear ONLY on guns OWNED in Ireland, irrespective of where they are actually made. Your Rigby....VERY NICE PIECE....would not have been OWNED in Ireland.
Forum: European Armoury 26th January 2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By kahnjar1
Without an initial, it would be hard to establish...

Without an initial, it would be hard to establish exactly which "Thomas" we are talking about. There are several listed in lists of Gunmakers of the era. Your blunderbus however bears English Proof...
Forum: European Armoury 24th January 2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By kahnjar1
HAPPY BIRTHDAY :eek: :eek:

HAPPY BIRTHDAY :eek: :eek:
Forum: European Armoury 23rd January 2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By kahnjar1
Point taken. This could have been used (or made...

Point taken. This could have been used (or made for) one of the "crown" enterprises such as Postal, Customs etc. Not likely military, and the use of the so called Broad Arrow mark is not a "given"...
Forum: European Armoury 23rd January 2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By kahnjar1
Proof Marks and Dating

Some clear pics of the proof marks will confirm the origin of this piece. It should be noted though, that the Crown and GR on the lock narrows the age down somewhat. IF the GR is George 3rd then he...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd January 2015, 04:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 603
Posted By kahnjar1
Thank you. That makes things absolutely clear. I...

Thank you. That makes things absolutely clear.
I also have this one. Is this a Qudum or a Jerz? The dimensions are the same as the smaller of the top two Jerz. Is it a modern rendition or simply a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 603
Posted By kahnjar1
Salaams Ibrahiim, Interesting comments, so just...

Salaams Ibrahiim,
Interesting comments, so just to confirm your thoughts, the two decorated axes shown at the opening of this thread are definitely Jerz Axes from Musandam, and NOT a Qudum?.
The one...
Forum: European Armoury 20th January 2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By kahnjar1
NUMBERS STAMPED ON IRISH GUNS

Seeing the two threads by Ken Maddock, with both guns showing Irish numbers reminded me that the Irish Law (see here http://www.gunpolicy.org/firearms/region/cp/ireland ) under "Marking and Tracing",...
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