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Old 26th June 2019, 07:44 PM   #31
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After looking closer to the photos, I have reasons to believe that the tip of the blade had originally an yelman and the blade was later reshaped to a simple tipped point.
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Old 26th June 2019, 08:15 PM   #32
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I think you might be right.
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Old 28th June 2019, 02:31 PM   #33
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Wrong tip, wrong shape, wrong tang, wrong writtings but this sword is a good catch... mmmm I have a different opinion and I guess that this forum is open to different opinions... But I have to confess: good wootz, so it's a nice piece of wootz and it's not too bad...
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