Ethnographic Arms & Armour
 

Go Back   Ethnographic Arms & Armour > Search Forums
User Name
Password
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Showing results 1 to 25 of 29
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: bvieira
Forum: European Armoury 30th November 2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,509
Posted By bvieira
Hello, There are many shipwrecks from Portugal...

Hello,

There are many shipwrecks from Portugal and Spain out there! I do scuba diving from time to time and manage to found some artifacts (if i had more spare time i have no doubt i would found a...
Forum: European Armoury 21st November 2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 365
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Thats is the Lys flower yes, about the...

Hello,

Thats is the Lys flower yes, about the dagger how is the blade ? its sharp and solid ? the blade seem's original all other details are unsual and and not really designed for battle... but can...
Forum: European Armoury 16th November 2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 979
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Meanwhile i found more information about...

Hello,

Meanwhile i found more information about the sword, it seems it was popular in Brasil with a nickname of "Rabo de galo", "rooster tail ?".

Regards,

BV
Forum: European Armoury 12th November 2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 901
Posted By bvieira
Hello Fernando, Thanks for the information, it...

Hello Fernando,

Thanks for the information, it may be Russian yes mine is very similar with the one on the photo, but i have seen the same model on turkish otoman paitings, how old do you think it...
Forum: European Armoury 4th November 2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 979
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Thanks all for the information, about...

Hello,

Thanks all for the information, about Fernando question, yes i have the book but the angle of this saber is so exagerated that i had doubt's it was original... Meanwhile i bought it and...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd November 2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 979
Posted By bvieira
Identify saber

Hello,

I Saw this saber on a antiques shop, don't know this model, anybody recognise it ? It was no visible marks.

Tks!

BV
Forum: European Armoury 23rd October 2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,275
Posted By bvieira
Hello, As soon as i have some time i will go to...

Hello,

As soon as i have some time i will go to "army archives" in Lisbon and try to know if the number present in the saber can be associated with some AE registry, i have seen in the past...
Forum: European Armoury 23rd October 2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 901
Posted By bvieira
Bardiche Axe

I have one interesting axe in my collection, i bought it some years ago together with some other edged arms from a very important family in Portugal, their house had 400 years of history....

It's...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 23rd October 2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By bvieira
Hello and thank you all for the opinions! I have...

Hello and thank you all for the opinions!

I have seen these copies on ebay, but they are very diferent if you check the details on both pieces these ebay ones i have no doubts they are machine made,...
Forum: European Armoury 23rd October 2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,275
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Sory for the delay here are the...

Hello,

Sory for the delay here are the details:

Blade - 84 cm
Full sword - 98 cm
Scabbard - 89 (and responding to Fernando it's the original i have no doubt it matches perfectly).

Regards,
Forum: European Armoury 18th October 2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,275
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Thanks all for your effort! I will...

Hello,

Thanks all for your effort!

I will measure the sword today and post the information.

About Fernando question i think all the material is original, and it doesn't have any AE mark... i think...
Forum: European Armoury 16th October 2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,275
Posted By bvieira
Hello, I know the saber is not portuguese, most...

Hello,

I know the saber is not portuguese, most of the blades and sabers used by portuguese troops were made outside portugal... soligen, toledo, Great Britain....

My question right know is if this...
Forum: European Armoury 15th October 2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,275
Posted By bvieira
Portuguese cavalry saber

Hello,

A Portuguese cavalry saber with marks, opinions (Fernando you are a specialist on this i welcome your appreciation) ?

Tks!

Best Regards,

Bruno Vieira
Forum: European Armoury 15th October 2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Once again tks all for the...

Hello,

Once again tks all for the information!

Best Regards,

BV
Forum: European Armoury 11th October 2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Tks for the information! Regards, BV

Hello,

Tks for the information!

Regards,

BV
Forum: European Armoury 10th October 2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By bvieira
1796 light cavalry saber

Hello,

Could somebody help me with the marks meaning on this 1796 light cavalry saber?

tks!

Best Regards,

BV
Forum: European Armoury 18th September 2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 602
Posted By bvieira
These are the wkc soligen i have found.

These are the wkc soligen i have found.
Forum: European Armoury 18th September 2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 602
Posted By bvieira
nazi dagger

Hello,

A nazi dagger is currently for sale in a store near where i live, i analyze the dagger and started to have doubt's of the originality, i'am not specialist in www2 items so any help is...
Forum: European Armoury 11th September 2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 879
Posted By bvieira
Hello, I can't say i have seen other similar axe...

Hello,

I can't say i have seen other similar axe but i have seen many nonstandard designs of axes and 99% of them where axes related with firefighters, the blade on that one is very similar with...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 11th September 2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By bvieira
chinese ram

Hello,

I have this ram in my collection, don't know much about it, the material is copper with a gold bath!

Anybody has anything similar ?


Regards,

BV
Forum: European Armoury 10th September 2018, 01:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,774
Posted By bvieira
Hello Fernando, That is a fantastic find, where...

Hello Fernando,

That is a fantastic find, where i live on Cascais there are reported many shipwrecks, i have dive sometimes here , managed to get part of a board Mill and some lead itens from a ship...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd September 2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,453
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Not expert in cannons but it seems to me...

Hello,

Not expert in cannons but it seems to me a british design cannon, sec 18 or 19.

Regards,

BV
Forum: European Armoury 27th August 2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,283
Posted By bvieira
Hello, After tests my conclusion ist that it's...

Hello,

After tests my conclusion ist that it's forged!

About the origin still don't know, asked for "experts" i know opinion and no conclusion.... i will continue to study the halberd, i think the...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 27th August 2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By bvieira
Hello, Many thanks for all the help and...

Hello,

Many thanks for all the help and replies.

Regards,

BV
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 21st August 2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By bvieira
Meat axe ?

Hello,

Just bought this item, sold as old meat axe, weights 2 kg, never Saw a meat axe like this One with 2 blades and heavy... anyone familiar with the model ?

Tks

BV
Showing results 1 to 25 of 29

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:18 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Posts are regarded as being copyrighted by their authors and the act of posting material is deemed to be a granting of an irrevocable nonexclusive license for display here.