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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 29th April 2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,274
Posted By rickystl
Photos

Thanks Jim. Took a while to assemble all that. :D

Thanks to everyone for posting the above photos - all of which I've never seen before. I've added a few to my library. Thanks again. Rick.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 26th April 2014, 04:09 PM
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Views: 1,274
Posted By rickystl
A few items

A few Cossack type weapons............
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd September 2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,019
Posted By rickystl
Hi Ibrahiim! Thank you very much for the photo. ...

Hi Ibrahiim! Thank you very much for the photo. I will save it in my library. I notice the three containers on the top row which are the typical Ottoman brass containers to hold combustible...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th September 2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,019
Posted By rickystl
Hi Colin. As strange as that sounds to me, it...

Hi Colin. As strange as that sounds to me, it actually makes more sense. Thanks. Rick.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th September 2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,019
Posted By rickystl
Hi TVV. I also thought maybe percussion caps....

Hi TVV. I also thought maybe percussion caps. But the vast majority of that area all but skipped the percussion era, due to their high cost and scarcity. Jumping from the flintlock to self contained...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th September 2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,019
Posted By rickystl
Bullet Container? Mystery?

Hello everyone. Well, I finally bought one of these out of curiosity. There are a few of these that are offered for sale on Ebay. These small containers are described for carrying bullets, grease,...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th July 2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,443
Posted By rickystl
Hello again! I don't have any blades (cold arms)...

Hello again! I don't have any blades (cold arms) that would fit the pictures you posted. But I know others on this Forum do. Hopefully they will respond to you. Thanks, Rick.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th July 2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,443
Posted By rickystl
Hello again. Here is a silver celina or ledenica...

Hello again.
Here is a silver celina or ledenica pistol that was probably made for the Montenegrin market during the late 18th or early 19th Century.
If you refer to your 1st, 2nd, 9th, and...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th July 2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,443
Posted By rickystl
Hello. First of all, thank you for posting these...

Hello.
First of all, thank you for posting these photos. I saved three of them for my library. :)
If you will refer to your 2nd, 10th, and 17th photo you will notice a long gun/musket with a fish...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th May 2013, 07:31 PM
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Views: 23,340
Posted By rickystl
Morocco:

Morocco:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th May 2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,375
Posted By rickystl
Hi Donny. OHHHHHH.......thank you so much for...

Hi Donny. OHHHHHH.......thank you so much for the Link and photos. I've never seen these before. I'll save the Link. Thank you! :D
I notice in the photos that they are carrying newer made guns...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st May 2013, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,058
Posted By rickystl
Hi Cerjak - and Estcrh. Those are great looking...

Hi Cerjak - and Estcrh.

Those are great looking Blunderbuss Knee Pistols! Beautiful! And most certainly Balkan/Turkish made. Really nice examples.
Here is the one I own, that I recently posted. ...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th April 2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,375
Posted By rickystl
Hi Donny. Thanks for your last reply. I've been...

Hi Donny. Thanks for your last reply. I've been traveling and have not had much of a chance to respond. You present some interesting additional questions.
My therories and conclusions on the styling...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th April 2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 703
Posted By rickystl
Hi Weapons27. I have always found these buckles...

Hi Weapons27. I have always found these buckles interesting. In your case, I have to agree with Sylektis here. (By the way, nice photos).
Now that you mentioned buckles, here are two original...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th April 2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 442
Posted By rickystl
Hmmmmm. This one really has me stumped. :shrug:...

Hmmmmm. This one really has me stumped. :shrug: appears Indo-Persian of some sort. Is that a cap on the tip of the flask? Or the spout? Thanks for posting. Rick.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th April 2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,375
Posted By rickystl
hi donnydogs. As for identification, I agree...

hi donnydogs. As for identification, I agree with Andreas.

There were two Snaphaunce lock patterns used. The English pattern, and the Dutch pattern. Your's is the English pattern. Below, is a...
Forum: European Armoury 5th April 2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,021
Posted By rickystl
Shinyblades: Thank you so much for posting. I'm...

Shinyblades: Thank you so much for posting. I'm still speechless. I'm going to bed and close my eyes. I can't take much more of this punishment. :D
Rick.
Forum: European Armoury 5th April 2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 770
Posted By rickystl
THANK YOU!! Rick.

THANK YOU!! Rick.
Forum: European Armoury 3rd April 2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,021
Posted By rickystl
Hello Shinyblades! Well, I'm speechless. What a...

Hello Shinyblades! Well, I'm speechless. What a magnificent gun. And in almost new condition. Unbelievable. This would be the envy of any antique firearms collector. A couple of questions: 1) ...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd April 2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 770
Posted By rickystl
Hi Fernando. Just out of curiosity, could you...

Hi Fernando. Just out of curiosity, could you tell me what reference material you used for the above attachment? Thanks, Rick.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,212
Posted By rickystl
OK. Thanks Matt. Now I know. Rick. :D

OK. Thanks Matt. Now I know. Rick. :D
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,064
Posted By rickystl
Hi Sajen. Thanks for the kind comments. Yes,...

Hi Sajen. Thanks for the kind comments. Yes, I'm real happy with the results. And what luck finding this trigger guard. Rick.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,064
Posted By rickystl
Hi Robert. Thanks for your reply. The Engraver...

Hi Robert. Thanks for your reply. The Engraver that would do this has had over 20 years experience engraving firearms. Primarily muzzle loading firearms. He mentioned that it would not make any...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st March 2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,212
Posted By rickystl
Thanks again Jim. Much appreciated. Rick.

Thanks again Jim. Much appreciated. Rick.
Forum: European Armoury 31st March 2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 770
Posted By rickystl
Fernando: The owner of the pistols asked me to...

Fernando: The owner of the pistols asked me to extend to you his appreciation for this attachment you provided. It is much appreciated. Rick.
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