Ethnographic Arms & Armour
 

Go Back   Ethnographic Arms & Armour > Search Forums
User Name
Password
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Rick
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 01:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 149
Posted By Rick
Thumbs up Color me green . :cool:

Color me green . :cool:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th December 2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 315
Posted By Rick
Smile Well, Ron the thicker of the two blades shows...

Well, Ron the thicker of the two blades shows some forging flaws; they may be indicative of something going on in that blade . :shrug:
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 16th December 2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 180
Posted By Rick
Or European done in the Oriental style which was...

Or European done in the Oriental style which was quite popular .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th December 2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 315
Posted By Rick
Thumbs up Dee Luxe !!

Dee Luxe !!
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 15th December 2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 180
Posted By Rick
Also a popular form of decoration on snuff boxes .

Also a popular form of decoration on snuff boxes .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th December 2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 403
Posted By Rick
Another thought; it could be pinned through both...

Another thought; it could be pinned through both blade and handle beneath the wrap .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th December 2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 403
Posted By Rick
Smile I'd respectfully disagree with Dave on a further...

I'd respectfully disagree with Dave on a further etch; but you know what they say about opinions . ;) :D
Ron, do you think the twine wrap is original to the piece ?
I ask because there would be...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th December 2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By Rick
Try Bladeforums.com; this is contemporary .

Try Bladeforums.com; this is contemporary .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th December 2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By Rick
The handle on the second example looks very much...

The handle on the second example looks very much like the ferrule from a spear .
Forum: Swap Forum 6th December 2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 254
Posted By Rick
Cool Haunted Sword

So as not to rock any boats I put this here . ;)

http://austin.craigslist.org/atq/4786268922.html

The story:
http://www.dailydot.com/lol/haunted-sword-for-sale/

I wonder if she's a forum member...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 6th December 2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,143
Posted By Rick
Smile Detlef, when I etched my kris I only applied the...

Detlef, when I etched my kris I only applied the etchant to the center area where the core is using a Q Tip .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 6th December 2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,842
Posted By Rick
Wink "When and where would you put...

"When and where would you put it?"

Between the ribs; preferably on a dark night ?? :D






couldn't resist
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th December 2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,143
Posted By Rick
Agree, my example was quite unexceptional looking...

Agree, my example was quite unexceptional looking before I etched it; and it took a few applications to even bring the pattern out faintly .

I used circuit board etchant .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd December 2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,143
Posted By Rick
Another observation/question: it is obvious that...

Another observation/question: it is obvious that there is an inlayed strip running down the center line of the blade, is there not ?

If it won't show a pattern or signs of a twistcore then what the...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 2nd December 2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By Rick
Nice little cleaver . Some years back Lee Valley...

Nice little cleaver .

Some years back Lee Valley Tool was offering a great selection of high carbon kitchen knives that had been sourced from an old warehouse in Europe; most from the late 19th...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th November 2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,167
Posted By Rick
Question Anyone beside me wondering how the heck they...

Anyone beside me wondering how the heck they achieved that ganja iras ?? :confused:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th November 2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By Rick
Probably rose-cut quartz; and possibly the jute...

Probably rose-cut quartz; and possibly the jute wrap would recommend him as a serious fighter; a silver puunto would slip around quite a bit in a bloody hand .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th November 2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By Rick
Smile If by diamonds you mean Yakut, then I concur . ;)

If by diamonds you mean Yakut, then I concur . ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th November 2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By Rick
Cool The little stones (?) set in the handle are an...

The little stones (?) set in the handle are an interesting touch I've never seen before .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 27th November 2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By Rick
Smile A Sadop from Borneo perhaps ?

A Sadop from Borneo perhaps ?
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th November 2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 724
Posted By Rick
Cool Aha, another vote for West Indies . I'm not alone...

Aha, another vote for West Indies .
I'm not alone . :D
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th November 2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,274
Posted By Rick
With that grouping you'd only need one .

With that grouping you'd only need one .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th November 2014, 02:04 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,274
Posted By Rick
Wink If Justincase came through the door I think I'd...

If Justincase came through the door I think I'd rather just shoot the bastard . :eek:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th November 2014, 01:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By Rick
I think the responsibility of whether or not...

I think the responsibility of whether or not Italian Customs will allow importation lies with the person who purchased the piece from you .
They are, after all, citizens of that country and the...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 18th November 2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By Rick
That's what I thought, David . The bottom seems...

That's what I thought, David .
The bottom seems unfinished compared to other handles . :confused: :confused:
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:38 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Posts are regarded as being copyrighted by their authors and the act of posting material is deemed to be a granting of an irrevocable nonexclusive license for display here.