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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd July 2017, 12:03 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,865
Posted By Neil
So Sorry. For whatever it is worth you are...

So Sorry. For whatever it is worth you are clearly not alone. I have had numerous bent blades and broken tips over the years too.

I tape wooden shims over the ends of the bare blades I send and pack...
Forum: Swap Forum 12th July 2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 704
Posted By Neil
Wanted - Antique Chinese swords and other Chinese weapons

Wanted - Antique Chinese swords and other Chinese weapons. Please send pictures and prices to wushuplayer88@gmail.com
Thanks,
Neil
Forum: Swap Forum 15th January 2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,289
Posted By Neil
On hold

On hold
Forum: Swap Forum 13th January 2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,289
Posted By Neil
Further price reduction - $300.00 plus shipping -...

Further price reduction - $300.00 plus shipping - Thanks
Forum: Swap Forum 7th January 2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,726
Posted By Neil
Second shield sold - Thanks

Second shield sold - Thanks
Forum: Swap Forum 5th January 2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,726
Posted By Neil
Sold the shield above but have a second one just...

Sold the shield above but have a second one just like it still available - $100.00 plus shipping world wide.

Also, price reduction on the stirrups - Now $80.00 plus shipping world wide

Thanks
Forum: Swap Forum 5th January 2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,289
Posted By Neil
Price reduced to $350.00 plus shipping. Thanks

Price reduced to $350.00 plus shipping.
Thanks
Forum: Swap Forum 21st December 2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,289
Posted By Neil
additional pictures...

additional pictures...
Forum: Swap Forum 21st December 2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,289
Posted By Neil
Pulwar for sale

This pulwar is 33 inches long over all. Hilt is complete and undamaged with visible decorations. Blade is still very sharp with signs of excellent craftsmanship. A dark patina is present in areas,...
Forum: Swap Forum 21st December 2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,726
Posted By Neil
Sumatran Shield and Chinese stirrups for sale

Sumatran Shield 9 inches across $125.00 - Chinese stirrups 6.5 inches, 5.5 inches wide $100.00 - plus shipping world wide.

Feel free to pm me or email at wushuplayer88@gmail.com with any questions...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th October 2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,617
Posted By Neil
"Neil, do you have any pictures of the Qing...

"Neil, do you have any pictures of the Qing era Chinese prison guards, that would be interesting. I myself would call something rare when there are almost no images available online."

"Here is...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th October 2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,381
Posted By Neil
Thank you very much for putting this up. I think...

Thank you very much for putting this up. I think this is a real jem.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th October 2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,617
Posted By Neil
Here are a couple examples pictured below that I...

Here are a couple examples pictured below that I know were collected in northern China.

It was mentioned before that this style of antique mace is "quite rare". I do not necessarily agree with that...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd October 2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,617
Posted By Neil
I would wager the one just posted is Chinese too....

I would wager the one just posted is Chinese too. The tip and pommel form lead me to believe that. Once you see enough of these Chinese maces in there many forms the same patterns are repeated over...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd October 2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,381
Posted By Neil
That is an interesting item. Thank you for...

That is an interesting item. Thank you for sharing. Can you take a picture with it in your hand as you feel it would be held for use.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd October 2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,617
Posted By Neil
In my opinion this is most likely a Chinese...

In my opinion this is most likely a Chinese example. Its construction and form is quite consistent with many examples I have seen and handled, many purchased directly from China.
Forum: Swap Forum 6th June 2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,753
Posted By Neil
Sold - Thanks

Sold - Thanks
Forum: Swap Forum 2nd June 2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,753
Posted By Neil
Pictues

Pictues
Forum: Swap Forum 2nd June 2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,753
Posted By Neil
Dhal Shield For Sale - Hide Made

Interesting hide (dhal) shield with what appears to be period battle repairs. It is 16 inches by 16 inches and quite complete. The price is $225.00 plus shipping world wide. Feel free to pm me or...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 26th July 2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,625
Posted By Neil
Here are the additional pictures. The guard on...

Here are the additional pictures. The guard on the shorter jian definitely has a more refined casting. For my tastes its state of preservation is much nicer than the longer one. Of course the longer...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th July 2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,625
Posted By Neil
Thanks for your thoughts guys. Learning about the...

Thanks for your thoughts guys. Learning about the salt and vinegar method was very interesting. I will be adding it to my bag of tricks for sure.

In regards to the authenticity of the piece I am...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd July 2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,625
Posted By Neil
Thank you for your thoughts. I am not familiar...

Thank you for your thoughts. I am not familiar with that method. Could you describe the process and expected result.

To answer your question about removing all the patina. I have yet to use a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st July 2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,625
Posted By Neil
Chinese Jian Clean-up Question

I have this interesting old jian pictured below and I was hoping to clean it up a little. Its a pretty long one at 33" total without the scabbard. Sorry about the mediocre pictures. I am trying to...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 9th June 2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,926
Posted By Neil
Hi Bill, Welcome to the forum. I am looking...

Hi Bill,
Welcome to the forum. I am looking forward to any Chinese shield examples you might be willing to share.
Neil
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th June 2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,944
Posted By Neil
Great topic. I am in the process of putting...

Great topic. I am in the process of putting together a nice kung fu practice spear with an antique head on it now.

Here are my thoughts on your topics.

Shafts - I think Timo had a lot of good...
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