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Forum: European Armoury 21st October 2022, 03:54 PM
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Posted By francantolin
Hello all, Interesting sites about...

Hello all,

Interesting sites about Zweihander swords - Spadone swords and how they were used even on boat attack,
Lepanto battle...

all in italian...
...
Forum: European Armoury 13th October 2022, 09:56 PM
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Posted By francantolin
Thank you for these pictures , It s a really...

Thank you for these pictures ,
It s a really interesting book you have here !!
Some models really look like, especially the pommel ;
( styled on old models ??)

Does anybody know what was the...
Forum: European Armoury 9th October 2022, 06:50 PM
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Posted By francantolin
Thumbs up Thank you !!

Thank you !!
Forum: European Armoury 7th October 2022, 12:15 PM
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Posted By francantolin
I'd like to share with you the lines that...

I'd like to share with you the lines that appeared when I clean it another time and use this time grain 800 then 1000 again.
It is not that deep in the blade but deep enough for being revealed after...
Forum: European Armoury 7th October 2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By francantolin
Hello, I have a question about "replacement" ...

Hello,
I have a question about "replacement" pommels:
I found other with the same shape ( one discussed on an old post ) on old two handed swords.
are they typical of another period that...
Forum: European Armoury 2nd October 2022, 11:36 AM
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Posted By francantolin
Last one for the tip/blade structure. Kind...

Last one for the tip/blade structure.
Kind regards
Forum: European Armoury 2nd October 2022, 10:41 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By francantolin
Happy to have it after little work...:) A...

Happy to have it after little work...:)

A last question for specialists please :
Why did bladesmiths make sharp edges for reproductions or parade swords ?
Really, this one is one of the...
Forum: European Armoury 2nd October 2022, 06:57 AM
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Views: 2,309
Posted By francantolin
Thank you Neil for your reply, It was sold as a...

Thank you Neil for your reply,
It was sold as a :
18th/19th replica of a 16th swiss double handed sword.
Low starting price, the opportunity to have one of these and not a cold steel replica...
...
Forum: European Armoury 30th September 2022, 08:21 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By francantolin
Last

Last
Forum: European Armoury 30th September 2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By francantolin
Hello, Sorry on avance for purists, I...

Hello,

Sorry on avance for purists,

I had found the brown rusty patina too homogenuous and ''looking a little fake''
so I had three hours free time and could not resist to sand it with 1000...
Forum: European Armoury 29th September 2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By francantolin
The other side of the pommel ( same ''line'' )...

The other side of the pommel ( same ''line'' ) and other pics...

Must be what is called a presentation-parade sword ( 19th century must be right )
But had these sword sharp-slicers edge ??
...
Forum: European Armoury 29th September 2022, 06:36 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By francantolin
Thank's a lot Kronckew for you message, I...

Thank's a lot Kronckew for you message,

I wrote the total size ans weight :
163cm/64 inches long for 3,6kg/7,94 pounds.

Here some others measures;

-Handle 36cm with pommel but without...
Forum: European Armoury 28th September 2022, 09:37 PM
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Posted By francantolin
The dimensions are 163cm/64 inches long for...

The dimensions are
163cm/64 inches long for 3,6 kg
A surprising sharp and flexible blade.
Kind regards
Forum: European Armoury 28th September 2022, 09:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,309
Posted By francantolin
A double handed sword

Hello dear members,
I wanted to ask your opinion about this huge sword,
I think it is a reproduction of an antique 15th-16th model of two handed sword and I bought it with this description and...
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