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Forum: European Armoury 16th February 2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By corrado26
:eek:

:eek:
Forum: European Armoury 16th February 2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 260
Posted By corrado26
I think that they used an appropriate charge of...

I think that they used an appropriate charge of powder that was big enough to expel the stick with the grenade. But honestly said I would'nt hold that gun in my hands and press it against my shoulder...
Forum: European Armoury 16th February 2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 260
Posted By corrado26
Many thanks for this help. It is interesting to...

Many thanks for this help. It is interesting to learn that such type of guns have been obviuosly and actually in use during the 18. century. But the ammunition or the grenade used is still a mystery...
Forum: European Armoury 15th February 2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 260
Posted By corrado26
A very strange British gun

I have no opinion what this gun might have really been made for. Perhaps there is anybody who has an idea or knows what it is. The butt and the lock are from an early Brown Bess ca. 1720, the lock is...
Forum: European Armoury 13th February 2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 545
Posted By corrado26
That's exactly what I thought when I saw the...

That's exactly what I thought when I saw the fotos. What are the reasons to pay such an amount of money for such an amount of rust?
corrado26
Forum: European Armoury 11th February 2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By corrado26
No remarks of nobody?

No remarks of nobody?
Forum: European Armoury 10th February 2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By corrado26
Possibly this is an Italian sabre of the kingdom...

Possibly this is an Italian sabre of the kingdom of Naples under Joseph Bonaparte who was king in Naples from 1806 to 1808. He was the brother of Napoleon Bonaparte and his Italien name was Giuseppe...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th January 2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,386
Posted By corrado26
and here comes another one with a similar...

and here comes another one with a similar blade
corrado26
Forum: European Armoury 28th January 2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By corrado26
I think this is a fine piece of the time of...

I think this is a fine piece of the time of historism
corrado26
Forum: Swap Forum 27th January 2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,317
Posted By corrado26
Still on offer at 75.-€ plus freight

Still on offer at 75.-€ plus freight
Forum: Swap Forum 27th January 2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 205
Posted By corrado26
Yearbook 1936 of the Historical Museum of the City of Bern

B]Jahrbuch 1936 des Historischen Museums in Bern/CH.[/B]

Very rare example of the "Yearbook 1936 of the Historic Museum of the City of Bern/Switzerland". I(t contains under other items many fotos...
Forum: Swap Forum 27th January 2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 188
Posted By corrado26
Yearbook 1932 of the Historical Museum of the City of Bern

B]Jahrbuch 1932 des Historischen Museums in Bern/CH.[/B]

Very rare example of the "Yearbook 1932 of the Historic Museum of the City of Bern/Switzerland". I(t contains under other items many fotos...
Forum: European Armoury 27th January 2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,418
Posted By corrado26
As the picture have the numbers 213 and 214, not...

As the picture have the numbers 213 and 214, not 211/212, the left one is a war axe from Croatia (213) and foot war axe of ca. 1500 (214)

pictures 211/212 show the following arms:
Forum: European Armoury 27th January 2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 814
Posted By corrado26
Thanks a lot for this interesting link!

Thanks a lot for this interesting link!
Forum: European Armoury 22nd January 2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By corrado26
After my knowledge the correct spelling of the...

After my knowledge the correct spelling of the name of Luis Sahagun is SAHAGUN an not SAHAGUM. But it is known that during the times of the barock many imitations and falsifikations of swords or...
Forum: European Armoury 22nd January 2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By corrado26
What does "knurled" mean? I cannot find...

What does "knurled" mean? I cannot find it in my dictionary. Also interesting is how the upper lip is fastened to the cock, very strange.
Forum: European Armoury 21st January 2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By corrado26
sword with flintlock pistol

A friend of mine owns this special sword with a SAHAGUM blade and a flintlock pistol. The blade might IMHO be much older than the pistol and so comments are invited.
corrado26
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th January 2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 665
Posted By corrado26
I think this is a Majdali from Syria, certainly...

I think this is a Majdali from Syria, certainly some experts here will give you more exakt infos.
corrado26
Forum: European Armoury 20th January 2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 814
Posted By corrado26
Thumbs up Thanks a lot Ibrahijm for these interesting...

Thanks a lot Ibrahijm for these interesting links
corrado26 :)
Forum: European Armoury 19th January 2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By corrado26
"XI DVNAN" is certainly not the maker...

"XI DVNAN" is certainly not the maker of the gun which has been manufactured around 1600. As there are no marks on the lock or barrel at all, it is very hard to decide where this piece has been...
Forum: European Armoury 17th January 2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 814
Posted By corrado26
Smile .............and here are the fotos of the lock's...

.............and here are the fotos of the lock's inside. Normally I don't open until today never opened pistols and so I hope it was worth the risk and you are satisfied.
Best regards
corrado26
Forum: European Armoury 16th January 2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 814
Posted By corrado26
When it one day will leave my house it will...

When it one day will leave my house it will surely go back to the country it once came from.
corrado26
Forum: European Armoury 15th January 2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By corrado26
Thanks a lot for this highly interesting link. :)

Thanks a lot for this highly interesting link. :)
Forum: European Armoury 15th January 2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 814
Posted By corrado26
Scottish Highlandpistol by John Murdoch of Done

For the friends of Scottish arms here fotos of what I think is a very fine pistol made by John Murdoch of Doune. The barrel of the pistol has 8 flat grooves, a back- and a frontsight. The postman...
Forum: European Armoury 13th January 2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,491
Posted By corrado26
Is it really a "ZS" or eventually a...

Is it really a "ZS" or eventually a "SZ" It depends on from which side you look at!
:rolleyes:
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