Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bavaria, Germany, the center of 15th and 16th century gunmaking
O.k., you cannot prove the 'authenticiry' of a 19th c. item by comparing it with another 19th c. companion. Of course, they are similar and show the same characteristics - but they are both not genuine.
Guess I'd better quit on this topic. I know what I know and I stick to what I said.