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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 09:36 AM
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Posted By fernando
No doubt :cool:.

No doubt :cool:.
Forum: European Armoury 16th October 2019, 04:41 PM
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Posted By fernando
I am afraid i don't know that much, Glen. In any...

I am afraid i don't know that much, Glen. In any case, precise rank will depend on which country, i would say.


Strong possibility alright.


Or even no letter at all ?
Forum: European Armoury 16th October 2019, 12:54 PM
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Posted By fernando
THIS IS ...

THIS IS (https://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coroa_(her%C3%A1ldica))the one i previously consulted ;) :

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Forum: European Armoury 16th October 2019, 11:54 AM
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Posted By fernando
To be precise, if i dare, this would be, not a...

To be precise, if i dare, this would be, not a ducal coronet (crowns are different) but, one of a less ranked noble. Also the construction facade depicted could be that of a palace and not of a...
Forum: European Armoury 15th October 2019, 09:58 PM
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Posted By fernando
Checking on the meaning of symbol ...

Dearest Jim, i will act as if you didn't drop my knowledge to even lower than what it really is. Definitely this is not your 'symbolic' style, nor are we too old to have start losing our discernment ...
Forum: European Armoury 15th October 2019, 03:23 PM
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Posted By fernando
You'd wish this were the only odd thing in it....

You'd wish this were the only odd thing in it. Could always be that the markings were made by or for a later owner without such preoccupation; not impossible ... and encouraging :cool:.
Forum: European Armoury 14th October 2019, 08:11 PM
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Posted By fernando
Jim, Udo will certainly appreciate your cheering...

Jim, Udo will certainly appreciate your cheering his catch; however and as i have already observed, i am afraid i may not concur with such assessment ... for reasons relating either with the...
Forum: European Armoury 14th October 2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 33
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Posted By fernando
I know Jens. I am just suggesting that the Switz...

I know Jens. I am just suggesting that the Switz symbol might (might) be the basis for a later smith's imagination.
Forum: European Armoury 14th October 2019, 02:59 PM
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Posted By fernando
Red face An approach to the smith's mark would perhaps be...

An approach to the smith's mark would perhaps be this one; Switz ... but from the 12th century !


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Forum: European Armoury 14th October 2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 579
Posted By fernando
Glen, you know i am not a connoisseur at all but,...

Glen, you know i am not a connoisseur at all but, i dare say that, the emblem for Castile in its single form dates far back in time, later replaced by the 'composite' Leon y Castela coat of arms,...
Forum: European Armoury 14th October 2019, 12:15 PM
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Posted By fernando
I too though this thread was pretty recent, so as...

I too though this thread was pretty recent, so as per your post. I must say that, when i entered the castle, with no recommendations, i was not arms thinking but intending to admire the building...
Forum: European Armoury 14th October 2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 543
Posted By fernando
Or like those pre-engraved with decor motifs...

Or like those pre-engraved with decor motifs destined to sell as Sevilla recuerdos ...



Or publish a work where such errors are eradicated; and let the readers/collectors themselves define which...
Forum: European Armoury 13th October 2019, 04:05 PM
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Posted By fernando
Another lot. .

Another lot.


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Forum: European Armoury 13th October 2019, 04:02 PM
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Posted By fernando
Superb pictures, Victrix :cool:. I was there in...

Superb pictures, Victrix :cool:.
I was there in 2010; it was either my (then) limited camera or (possible ?) prohibition to take pictures, which produced an extremely poor work.


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Forum: European Armoury 13th October 2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 543
Posted By fernando
Wink Just for the fun of it ...

So Waine, it would be a miracle if there were no wrong info in Forton's work, and you may bet that your compadre's acquainted Italian experts will not be the first ones to exclude imprecisions in...
Forum: European Armoury 11th October 2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By fernando
Thank you for the kind words, Jim ;) .

Thank you for the kind words, Jim ;) .
Forum: European Armoury 11th October 2019, 10:52 AM
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Views: 543
Posted By fernando
Red face Unless ...

Yet some plausibility applies in this case; QUI and QUIEN were relative terms, back in the middle ages; apparently this left track till 'the other day'.

" Algo más posterior es el estudio de Elvira...
Forum: European Armoury 11th October 2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 543
Posted By fernando
Sorry Bruno ... no value appraisals here ;); you...

Sorry Bruno ... no value appraisals here ;); you can do it by PM (private message).

Here is page 347 of Forton's.


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Forum: European Armoury 10th October 2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 543
Posted By fernando
Money waster ...

Qui(en) mal gasta, mal pasa.
Sort of; He who spends badly, badly will live :o.
Forum: European Armoury 10th October 2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 248
Posted By fernando
Outstanding !

Outstanding !
Forum: European Armoury 8th October 2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By fernando
Could you please be more specific, Vihelmsson...

Could you please be more specific, Vihelmsson ?
Like, in which country are the duplicates and the missing ones ?

or ... Would you confirm the duplicates in...
Forum: European Armoury 8th October 2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By fernando
Let the thread stay in the "New Posts"...

Let the thread stay in the "New Posts" front page until it goes down and out.
Then we move it to the "Classic Threads" sticky.
Forum: European Armoury 7th October 2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By fernando
Excelent Udo; nice work :cool: .

Excelent Udo; nice work :cool: .
Forum: European Armoury 7th October 2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 450
Posted By fernando
Marks of Armourers, Swordsmiths and Gunsmiths.

Our fellow member corrado 26 was most kind to provide us with all 123 pages of the great work by Dudley Hawtrey Gyngell, Compilation of known Marks of Armourers, Swordsmiths and Gunsmiths.
So all...
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 571
Posted By fernando
There is nothing to thank for, Jim. It is always...

There is nothing to thank for, Jim. It is always a pleasure to show my pieces and be contemplated with members comments; favorable or not, as it fits.
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