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Forum: European Armoury Today, 11:14 AM
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Posted By fernando
Excelent scenario, Captain. Time to buy a new...

Excelent scenario, Captain. Time to buy a new camera and add the present one to your nice age of sail collection ;) :eek: .
Forum: European Armoury Yesterday, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By fernando
Yes of course, Philip; as do those of the Order...

Yes of course, Philip; as do those of the Order of Santiago and also others.
It seems as the lilly symbol was disputed by both Secular and Religious powers, the values it envolved being most...
Forum: European Armoury Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 264
Posted By fernando
Now that you have a context and Mark's...

Now that you have a context and Mark's acquiescence ... and the moderator's Amen; shoot them, Rick :cool:.
Forum: European Armoury 23rd November 2017, 05:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 264
Posted By fernando
In the context, i would say go ahead. But instead...

In the context, i would say go ahead. But instead of posting it in a separate thread, why not posting it right here ?
Forum: European Armoury 23rd November 2017, 05:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Glad to be of some help :cool: .

Glad to be of some help :cool: .
Forum: European Armoury 23rd November 2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 124
Posted By fernando
:cool:

:cool:
Forum: European Armoury 23rd November 2017, 11:59 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Do you mean like this other one made by XAVIER...

Do you mean like this other one made by XAVIER DOS REIS in 1758 ...

(From "Prestige de l'armurerie Portugaise")


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Forum: European Armoury 23rd November 2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
RIPOLL ? (from Coleccionar ARMAS ANTIGAS by...

RIPOLL ?

(from Coleccionar ARMAS ANTIGAS by Rainer Daehnhardt).


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Forum: European Armoury 22nd November 2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 124
Posted By fernando
To bear in mind ...

Welcome to the forum, Madnumforce.
First thing you missed in our rules is that posting pictures supported by host links is not an adequate procedure.
I have saved your images to my hard disk and...
Forum: European Armoury 22nd November 2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 264
Posted By fernando
Well, not so recently Captain; but you have been...

Well, not so recently Captain; but you have been there. Could it be that the mermaids stole a part of your memory ? :D

http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=21281
Forum: European Armoury 21st November 2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By fernando
Well Jean-Luc, i see by the absence of opinions...

Well Jean-Luc, i see by the absence of opinions that these two beauties are not interesting for collectors. But don't be sad, just send them over to Portugal ;) .
Forum: European Armoury 21st November 2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By fernando
The fleur de lis ... in a wider spectrum

I would like to show here a little statue; aledgedly one of the most original sculptoric representatins of the XIV century and the most notable representation of a medieval warrior of the Gothic...
Forum: European Armoury 21st November 2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 264
Posted By fernando
Say Mark ... Is it the 'misty' pictures or the...

Say Mark ...
Is it the 'misty' pictures or the doglock i acquired the other day is 'brighter' than that of yours ? ;). Let us see what better pictures can tell us :cool:.
Can you precise; Roc...
Forum: European Armoury 21st November 2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 570
Posted By fernando
Therefore no trace of having once been drilled to...

Therefore no trace of having once been drilled to introduce a percussion bolster, correct ? :o .
Forum: European Armoury 20th November 2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
De ninguna manera, Tocayo. You are an authority...

De ninguna manera, Tocayo.
You are an authority in this field; we need you here.
Just a pity that you used to post your texts both translated to English and also in original Spanish. This way we...
Forum: European Armoury 20th November 2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
I see nothing false. What i see is that the rake...

I see nothing false. What i see is that the rake face is replaceable. When it is much worn, it can be changed, so that the (signed) battery remains the same. I see nothing wrong with that; on the...
Forum: European Armoury 20th November 2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Are you sure, Tocayo ?. Now you can see it even...

Are you sure, Tocayo ?.
Now you can see it even better ;) .


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Forum: European Armoury 20th November 2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Alright Gentlemen, Attending to your request,...

Alright Gentlemen,
Attending to your request, here goes a new set of pictures; lock (both sides), stock mortise and battery.


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Forum: European Armoury 20th November 2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
As already stated, the lock and trigger guard...

As already stated, the lock and trigger guard once belonged to shoulder (musket) guns.
Forum: European Armoury 20th November 2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
The Babel tower

Are we all speaking about the same thing using different terms ?


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Forum: European Armoury 19th November 2017, 02:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Obrigado pelas suas palavras, Filipe :) . I have...

Obrigado pelas suas palavras, Filipe :) .
I have just disassemble the barrel; a long story it tells.
Evidence that, as per professor Daehnhardt's appreciation, its ignition orifice has been drilled...
Forum: European Armoury 19th November 2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 314
Posted By fernando
I had an Adams revolver with all traces of having...

I had an Adams revolver with all traces of having gone through a misalignment episode; a conclusion i arrived at, by inferring that the tremendous impact caused by the projectile being stuck at the...
Forum: European Armoury 18th November 2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 314
Posted By fernando
How good is your french, Lee ? Or perhaps you can...

How good is your french, Lee ? Or perhaps you can manage to translate your gun loading instructions, which you may find scrolling down THIS PAGE...
Forum: European Armoury 18th November 2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Thank you so much, Oliver.

Thank you so much, Oliver.
Forum: European Armoury 18th November 2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By fernando
Thank you for words Rick. Indeed the lock is the...

Thank you for words Rick.
Indeed the lock is the great asset. Made by a master recognized by local arms historians. According to the Viscount de Villarinho de São Romão (1835), it was Bartholomeu...
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