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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 04:40 PM
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Posted By Sajen
Thank you Jens! :) Regards, Detlef

Thank you Jens! :)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 04:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Hello Ariel, yes, it will be used in a similar...

Hello Ariel,

yes, it will be used in a similar way but it seems to be a different weapon.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Hello Norman and Ian, most interesting! And like...

Hello Norman and Ian,

most interesting! And like Ian I hope that someone who is more familiar with Indian weapons will be able to explain why this red pigment is added to the weapons. :shrug:...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Charles! :) And yes, I like them also....

Thank you Charles! :) And yes, I like them also. ;)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By Sajen
Dha hmyaung for comment

Here another rather recent acquisition, a small dha hmyaung with neatly carved hilt, I think it's from bone instead of ivory. I think it's worth for sharing here for later reference. Like always all...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
And here a size comparison with my toa.

And here a size comparison with my toa.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
More

More
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 21st January 2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Have received the beast, the blade is laminated,...

Have received the beast, the blade is laminated, the tip is compressed and a little bit bent, the bolster isn't integral with the blade but "hard-soldered" and the two plates are different thick and...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th January 2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Sajen
Hi Ian, I have expressed myself maybe a little...

Hi Ian,

I have expressed myself maybe a little bit unclear, I've meant the small integral bolster with the guard, something I think to have seen by older pieces before. I think the plates between...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th January 2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Sajen
Hi Ian, I kindly disagree. :) The bolster...

Hi Ian,

I kindly disagree. :) The bolster construction and also the horn butt plate let me think that it is indeed from the Spanish American War. But like always I could be wrong.

Best...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th January 2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Thank you very much Mercenary! Best...

Thank you very much Mercenary!

Best regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th January 2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Hello Jens, thank you anyway. I've just taken...

Hello Jens,

thank you anyway. I've just taken pictures from it, I still need to resize them before I can post them.

Thank you again,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 923
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Kai, soon as it arrived I will take new...

Thank you Kai, soon as it arrived I will take new pictures and post the exact dimensions.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,942
Posted By Sajen
Congrats Benny! I am with Kai, I also would like...

Congrats Benny! I am with Kai, I also would like to see a close-up from the handle. ;)

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
Thank you! Best regards, Detlef

Thank you!

Best regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
Somewhere in an old thread was shown how to do...

Somewhere in an old thread was shown how to do such a wrapping, I think Charles has shown it once.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
Agree with Kai, not so many dua lalans got posted...

Agree with Kai, not so many dua lalans got posted at this place and it's every time good to see as many as possible examples for study and reference. ;)



I also haven't tested my examples but the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
And here another dua lalan scabbard from a...

And here another dua lalan scabbard from a restore project. The scabbard is very old with nice patina and with intact rotan wrapping.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
Here some fast taken pictures just before from my...

Here some fast taken pictures just before from my own example, you see that the rotan wrapping need as well some attention in future. At the handle are missing the thin long inlays at the bulge from...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
You are welcome! :) Please don't do this,...

You are welcome! :)




Please don't do this, the scabbards from dua lalans are every time wrapped with rotan, removing the the rotan would destroy the original appearance. This can be restored...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 339
Posted By Sajen
Hello Charles, stunning piece! :eek: :cool:...

Hello Charles,

stunning piece! :eek: :cool:
The inlay in top of the pommel look like ivory, are you sure that it is wood?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Also a big "thank you" from me...

Also a big "thank you" from me also!



You can be sure about this! :) ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Charles! This piece deserves certainly...

Thank you Charles! This piece deserves certainly a proper polish and etch and as well a reshape of the tip from the blade, it seems to be compressed. It would be a big extra when the blade is from...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 566
Posted By Sajen
Thank you all for comment, very appreciated! :)...

Thank you all for comment, very appreciated! :) The rings which seems to be for a carrying belt I am as well never have seen before by a bhuj and also not this full tang construction. Soon as I will...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th January 2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 209
Posted By Sajen
Hello Francantolin, it is a dua lalan from the...

Hello Francantolin,

it is a dua lalan from the Toraja, Sulawesi. With a little bit search at this site you will find other examples, when I find the time I can take pictures from my own example....
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