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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 52
Posted By Sajen
I am very careful by estimate ages of blades,...

I am very careful by estimate ages of blades, special when not anymore in it's original fittings. But your blade seems many times ritual cleaned and well cared. Wild and rough guess would be 19th...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 67
Posted By Sajen
1.Yes, think Kronckew has confirmed already in...

1.Yes, think Kronckew has confirmed already in up. 2.This style of tourist sewars I know already long, so there will be also older examples.

Best regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 52
Posted By Sajen
Hello Leif, very well described byself. I think...

Hello Leif,

very well described byself. I think as well that it is a very old badik blade from the Bugis in much younger but well crafted fittings. Very nice piece.

Here you will find maybe similar...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 67
Posted By Sajen
Hello Leif, I am nearly sure that Rick is...

Hello Leif,

I am nearly sure that Rick is correct, have handled some similar ones over the years, scabbard and handle are casted from a to me unknown material, cheap artifical aged blade. Very sorry...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By Sajen
I would agree. Can you show us some close-up...

I would agree. Can you show us some close-up views?

Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 111
Posted By Sajen
Thank you Kai! :)

Thank you Kai! :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By Sajen
Hello Kai, I doubt that it was ever silver...

Hello Kai,

I doubt that it was ever silver plated. And the only way I am aware to silver-plate aluminium is electroplating. And I don't think that it was a used technic to this time....
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 09:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 111
Posted By Sajen
And here now the pictures after Robert has...

And here now the pictures after Robert has restored this piece and has given it back it's former glory. One time more Robert has shown that he is a real master of restoration. You nearly can't...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 111
Posted By Sajen
A beautiful Luzon dagger for comment and enjoy

Some time ago I purchased a very neglected Luzon dagger, 31 cm long, here at first a few pictures after it received at it's destination.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 08:40 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 10,013
Posted By Sajen
I have to add pictures of a new addition to my...

I have to add pictures of a new addition to my collection, I think that it is from around 1910 until 1920. The fittings are from silver, enjoy.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 07:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By Sajen
Hello Leif, two very nice additions to your...

Hello Leif,

two very nice additions to your growing collection. The big one one with the broad blade and aluminium fittings is a real beauty. I really like this type of gunong with the very nice...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By Sajen
Hello Jose, I would kindly and carefully...

Hello Jose,

I would kindly and carefully disagree with you. The sharp and pointy luks, the okir at the fittings and the silver plating let me think that this gunong is younger as the the one with...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 07:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Sajen
Hello Croccifixio, in my experience it's often...

Hello Croccifixio,

in my experience it's often the case that by one side the lamination come out better as by the other one. But the blade would benefit from a better and finer polish for...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd July 2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By Sajen
Hello Marcus, this one look different, special...

Hello Marcus,

this one look different, special the scabbard. The leather toe pouch is also unusual but don't think that it is human skin.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd July 2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By Sajen
I don't think so, they look all very...

I don't think so, they look all very similar.

Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd July 2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By Sajen
Here one I sold some time back.

Here one I sold some time back.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd July 2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By Sajen
You are welcome! ;) Also to you a nice...

You are welcome! ;)

Also to you a nice weekend,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd July 2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By Sajen
Hello Marius, it's a Salampasu sword from Congo,...

Hello Marius,

it's a Salampasu sword from Congo, do a little bit search by keyword "salampasu" and you will find other examples.

Best regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 23rd July 2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 159
Posted By Sajen
Hello Taube, ;) And at last is an item worth...

Hello Taube,

;) And at last is an item worth what you want to give for it.

Best regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 22nd July 2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 186
Posted By Sajen
Look here:...

Look here: http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=10149&highlight=keris+sajen
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th July 2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 10,013
Posted By Sajen
I've shown the seller also the pictures of the...

I've shown the seller also the pictures of the here shown other examples but like said don't get respond. It could be that Jose hit the bull's eye.
Here a part of the sellers description: You are...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th July 2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 10,013
Posted By Sajen
Hello Robert, no, not a new addition to my...

Hello Robert,

no, not a new addition to my collection, sadly. It was far to expensive with nearly $500! :eek: I only want to show another one of this seldom seen type of gunong. About one year ago...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th July 2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 443
Posted By Sajen
Hello GePi, the upper scales are for sure walrus...

Hello GePi,

the upper scales are for sure walrus ivory, what are used by the lower parts I can't say from your pictures. The restoration will be a challenge but is possible and IMHO worth the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th July 2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 339
Posted By Sajen
Will look if I can find somewhere the complete...

Will look if I can find somewhere the complete film, have only seen trailers.

Best regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th July 2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 339
Posted By Sajen
Hello Miguel, here a link which answers...

Hello Miguel,

here a link which answers hopefully your questions: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karambit
There is one picture posted with a scale, the knife is approx. 7 inch (ca. 18 cm) long. And...
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