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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 18th January 2022, 04:54 PM
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Posted By Sajen
Just bought my first bangkung, funnily in...

Just bought my first bangkung, funnily in Germany. Better pictures follow soon when I have received it. 67 cm long.
Comments are welcome! ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th January 2022, 11:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Hello Rob, When you look closely you can see...

Hello Rob,

When you look closely you can see the differences, especially where the handle meets the visible blade. Old facas also have a thick bolster, often with brass or german silver.
But for...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th January 2022, 10:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,176
Posted By Sajen
Very nice! Good job!:cool:

Very nice! Good job!:cool:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th January 2022, 11:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,176
Posted By Sajen
Hello Henri, Very nice examples and great...

Hello Henri,

Very nice examples and great restoration you have done!
Do you have a picture where the second one is again compound?

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th January 2022, 11:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,709
Posted By Sajen
http://ificah.de/ificah-museum/

http://ificah.de/ificah-museum/
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th January 2022, 07:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Yvain, The knife is a Chinese dagger, often...

Yvain,

The knife is a Chinese dagger, often called pirate dagger.:)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th January 2022, 07:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Hi Yvain, Possible, you have it in hand! ;) ...

Hi Yvain,

Possible, you have it in hand! ;)

It could be that the knife right from the one in question is a Faca de Ponta as well but I need to see the blade.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th January 2022, 06:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 789
Posted By Sajen
Indeed! :(

Indeed! :(
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th January 2022, 05:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Hello all, I am not sure if the scabbard is...

Hello all,

I am not sure if the scabbard is West African work. Could even be a replacement scabbard from South America. :shrug:
Many West African knife scabbards have a wooden core so far I have...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th January 2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Hello Tim, First date I would agree, second...

Hello Tim,

First date I would agree, second is too late. Late date around 1910 would be my guess.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 11th January 2022, 05:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Yes, very similar. It's somewhat typical. ;)

Yes, very similar. It's somewhat typical. ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2022, 10:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Can you show a picture from the bolster like this?

Can you show a picture from the bolster like this?
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2022, 10:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
Wolf-Dieter is wrong in this case, the shown...

Wolf-Dieter is wrong in this case, the shown dagger is clearly a Faca de Ponta. The scabbard is also very typical for a FdP.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th January 2022, 10:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sajen
An South American dagger, I guess Brazilian, I...

An South American dagger, I guess Brazilian, I have seen 19th century Faca de Pontas like this, Mineira knife could be an other possibility.
See this threads:...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th January 2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,237
Posted By Sajen
Hi Xas, Just noticed that I don't answer...

Hi Xas,

Just noticed that I don't answer your question correctly! What you see are something like bullen-nails, a few are new since I have added lost ones. If they are born with the sword I can't...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th January 2022, 03:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sajen
Yes, Michael, this is the style I was looking...

Yes, Michael, this is the style I was looking for.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th January 2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,237
Posted By Sajen
A recent addition to the collection. Sadly no...

A recent addition to the collection. Sadly no scabbard. 65,3 cm long, blade 50,5 cm, 1,4 mm thick behind the guard, 716 gram.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th January 2022, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sajen
Hello Michael, I don't hold a grudge! ;):D...

Hello Michael,

I don't hold a grudge! ;):D Good that it went to the correct hands.




Thank you. Like said, somewhere is a thread where this hilt form is pictured in some examples, sadly I...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd January 2022, 04:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 980
Posted By Sajen
Hello Pitt, I really don't know but I guess...

Hello Pitt,

I really don't know but I guess they all somewhat similar.

Regards,
Detlef
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 2nd January 2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 592
Posted By Sajen
Happy New Year to everyone! Good health to you.;)

Happy New Year to everyone! Good health to you.;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd January 2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sajen
BTW, here was shown some time ago kris with...

BTW, here was shown some time ago kris with figural handles which remind me of the handle from this piece but I can't find it. :shrug:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd January 2022, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sajen
Hello Kai, Ian and Alan, Thank you all for...

Hello Kai, Ian and Alan,

Thank you all for your comments! So it seems that it is a West Javanese blade which found its way to the Philippines and got redressed there.
The first one I've seen...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st January 2022, 10:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sajen
Hi SÚverin and Ian, Thank you both for your...

Hi SÚverin and Ian,

Thank you both for your comment. I am with Ian, I guess that it is an early Moro kris. Like Ian wrote are the wide long luks are the give away but was very unsure. I was very...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st January 2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sajen
Moro kris or Indonesian keris?

Happy New Year dear members!

This kris was sold recently by a German auction house, I was outbid, sadly.
I am scratching my head about the origin of this kris, scabbard and hilt looks like Moro...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 31st December 2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,454
Posted By Sajen
Another one from an other museum:...

Another one from an other museum: https://www.penn.museum/collections/object/162678
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