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Forum: European Armoury 15th November 2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By alex8765
I believe this is French personal protection...

I believe this is French personal protection dagger, end of 19th century. Also called prostitute's dagger (Dague de prostituée or Dague De Pute).
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,167
Posted By alex8765
Jim, You are welcome! Glad that I can...

Jim, You are welcome! Glad that I can help.

There is another good book that you can download from MET's site. It called: "Catalogue of European Court Swords and Hunting...
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,167
Posted By alex8765
Thumbs up Hi Fernando, You can download Dean Bashford's...

Hi Fernando,
You can download Dean Bashford's catalog for free, from Metropolitan Museum of Art...
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,167
Posted By alex8765
Hi Fernando, I just found these in Dean...

Hi Fernando,
I just found these in Dean Bashford's "Catalogue of European Daggers".
Forum: European Armoury 4th October 2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,167
Posted By alex8765
Thanks Fernando, Yes, the mark on my stiletto...

Thanks Fernando,
Yes, the mark on my stiletto does look like Gyngell's work.
Forum: European Armoury 3rd October 2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,167
Posted By alex8765
Hi Fernando, I have stiletto with the same...

Hi Fernando,
I have stiletto with the same maker's mark:

http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=24775
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd September 2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By alex8765
Thank you gentlemen. Very interesting and helpful...

Thank you gentlemen. Very interesting and helpful discussion.

Alex.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd September 2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By alex8765
Thank Sajen, I think “Brazilian with...

Thank Sajen,
I think “Brazilian with Mediterranean blade” is the most plausible :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th September 2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By alex8765
Very good thread, thanks. Could be Mediterranean...

Very good thread, thanks. Could be Mediterranean knife after all.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th September 2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By alex8765
Thanks! I vote for Faca de Ponta as well, but...

Thanks! I vote for Faca de Ponta as well, but like you said, the pierced blades not typical for Brazilian knifes. So, there is a chance that it was made in Europe for Brazilian market.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th September 2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By alex8765
Brazilian Faca de Ponta?

Hi gents,
Can you please help me to identify this knife? Is it Brazilian Faca de Ponta or Genovese Coltello, or Spanish Punal?
Thank you
Alex
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 25th April 2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,703
Posted By alex8765
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th April 2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,703
Posted By alex8765
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th April 2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,703
Posted By alex8765
Thanks! Could it be Spanish or Mexican?

Thanks! Could it be Spanish or Mexican?
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 24th April 2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,703
Posted By alex8765
Unknown dagger

Hi gents, Can you please help me to identify this dagger?
It's 13" long, hilt is brass and horn.
Thanks
Forum: European Armoury 8th April 2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 866
Posted By alex8765
Thanks, I will order myself this book. The...

Thanks, I will order myself this book.
The crossguard on this dagger designed to fully cover the scabbard throat to prevent water from getting into the scabbard. So, looks like this dagger designed...
Forum: European Armoury 5th April 2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 866
Posted By alex8765
American Naval dirk?

Hi gents,
What do you think about this small dagger? Is it possible that this is early American Naval dirk?
Scabbard and crossguard is silver and handle is mother of pearl, 7-1/4" long overall. The...
Forum: European Armoury 21st March 2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,346
Posted By alex8765
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: European Armoury 20th March 2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,346
Posted By alex8765
Thank you gentleman! Very helpful info. Hi...

Thank you gentleman! Very helpful info.

Hi Fernando, yes I believe this is maker's mark.
Forum: European Armoury 19th March 2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,346
Posted By alex8765
I hope I didn't ask inappropriate authenticity...

I hope I didn't ask inappropriate authenticity question. :confused:
Forum: European Armoury 11th March 2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,346
Posted By alex8765
Italian Stiletto

Hi gents,
What do you think about the authenticity of this stiletto? Is it 17th century original or 19th century reproduction?
It looks like Gunners Stiletto, but it's smaller (13 5/8") and without...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 26th February 2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,061
Posted By alex8765
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th February 2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,061
Posted By alex8765
Hand Forged Spear head

Hi gent,
Can you help me to identify this spear head? The length is 18". Is it African?
Forum: European Armoury 11th February 2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,401
Posted By alex8765
Thank you Jim.

Thank you Jim.
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,401
Posted By alex8765
Thank you Jasper, The dagger is very well...

Thank you Jasper,
The dagger is very well balanced, so may be pommel is so big for better balance?
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