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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi Today, 11:20 AM
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Posted By asomotif
[QUOTE=Gustav]Hilt and Pendokok are sumatran,...

[QUOTE=Gustav]Hilt and Pendokok are sumatran, hilt more likely north sumatran.
QUOTE]

Check for Gayo / gajo or aceh / atjeh hilts.
Definately Northern Sumatra imo.

Best regards,
Willem
Forum: European Armoury 23rd August 2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 12,648
Posted By asomotif
Not my field of collecting, but I saw a few...

Not my field of collecting, but I saw a few schiavona's in Genoa in Castel D'Albertis museum.

Best regards,
Willem
Forum: Swap Forum 20th August 2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,893
Posted By asomotif
bump

bump
Forum: Swap Forum 18th August 2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By asomotif
hold

hold
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th August 2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By asomotif
Thanks Alan for the compact and yet broad...

Thanks Alan for the compact and yet broad oriented information.

Reading the China / Java link I thought of a rattan suitcase I have.
Early to mid 20th century and used by a dutch soldier, maybe for...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th August 2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By asomotif
Nice Badik Charles. Never a regular piece in...

Nice Badik Charles.

Never a regular piece in your collection :-)

Maybe you can check this thread with a sword combining islam inscription with...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th August 2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 811
Posted By asomotif
There are various film on youtube illustrating...

There are various film on youtube illustrating making navajas.
Here is a nice one, giving you the feeling of you can start making them at home :-)
If you see this man working, with the most simple...
Forum: Swap Forum 9th August 2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By asomotif
bump

bump
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 9th August 2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,326
Posted By asomotif
Good evening. Found a picture of 4 examples from...

Good evening.

Found a picture of 4 examples from an auction at Christies 1997.
Maybe nice for reference / comparisson.

Best regards,
Willem
Forum: Swap Forum 23rd July 2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By asomotif
EUR 115 shipped in EUROPE EUR 135 shipped...

EUR 115 shipped in EUROPE

EUR 135 shipped Worldwide incl paypalfees
Forum: Swap Forum 13th July 2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By asomotif
RENTJONG HULU PUNTUNG FOR SALE

For sale, Old rentjong / rencong. / pre 1900's / Atjeh / Aceh

Handle : buffalo horn in Hulu Puntung shape with floral motif.
Scabbard : light wood, complete but with old cracks that have been glued...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 12th July 2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By asomotif
[QUOTE=David]I did a real quick internet...

[QUOTE=David]I did a real quick internet search.... QUOTE]

I really like the 2nd one.
Did you search for LOTR Witchking ukiran ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th July 2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,965
Posted By asomotif
Here they are. The horn is in good condition....

Here they are.

The horn is in good condition. the silver was polished regularly in the past.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th July 2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,965
Posted By asomotif
Just for sharing, I am adding a beladau /...

Just for sharing, I am adding a beladau / Jumbia.

The handle and scabbard are horn with silver fittings.
It was collected by a dutch engineer working for the Bataafse Petroleum Maatschappij approx...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th June 2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By asomotif
Very nice spear. :) The clean up with...

Very nice spear. :)

The clean up with sandpaper :confused: :shrug: is not very nice imho.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 27th June 2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 544
Posted By asomotif
Yes, nice shoulder shield indeed !!!

Yes, nice shoulder shield indeed !!!
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 19th June 2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By asomotif
Like this Teuku from Northern Sumatra.

Like this Teuku from Northern Sumatra.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th June 2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By asomotif
Hello Charles, I did not etch it myself. The...

Hello Charles,

I did not etch it myself.
The blade was pretty much in this condition when I bought it.

Best regards,
Willem
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th June 2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By asomotif
Finally took some pictures with acceptable...

Finally took some pictures with acceptable daylight of a peudeung from my own collection. Scabbard leather over wood.
Blade is laminated, What would you call this blade ?

Best regards,
Willem
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th June 2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By asomotif
Maurice, I believe these scabbards are of very...

Maurice,

I believe these scabbards are of very light wood with a thin layer of leather.

Best regards,
Willem
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th June 2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By asomotif
collection Wereldmuseum Rotterdam inv.nr. 34300

collection Wereldmuseum Rotterdam inv.nr. 34300
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th June 2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 814
Posted By asomotif
Here 2 with more elaborate decorations in the...

Here 2 with more elaborate decorations in the metal ferrule.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th June 2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 814
Posted By asomotif
I found several examples in the RMV Leiden...

I found several examples in the RMV Leiden collection under madurese.

The 2nd one named "Tjalok", the other one just "kapmes" (=machette)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th June 2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 814
Posted By asomotif
Thanks Amuk, Tjeloerit, as in celurit / clurit ...

Thanks Amuk,

Tjeloerit, as in celurit / clurit etc... :)
I will try to find similar pieces in Museum collections to get some more references.

carok, I will try to find some info about banning by...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd June 2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By asomotif
Dear Charles, A very nice example. I believe...

Dear Charles,

A very nice example.

I believe you already give a lot of details about the origin and construction.
I agree with the theory that this blade was bought from outside Atjeh.
There are...
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