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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 2nd August 2022, 12:04 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By Ren Ren
In no way do I consider your words to be...

In no way do I consider your words to be frivolous. My phrase is addressed to those who will read Nihl's post.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st August 2022, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By Ren Ren
This is an excellent work and it certainly...

This is an excellent work and it certainly deserves attention and should be taken with all possible seriousness.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th July 2022, 05:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,000
Posted By Ren Ren
It also sometimes seems to me that these guys use...

It also sometimes seems to me that these guys use forced labor of prisoners.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th July 2022, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,000
Posted By Ren Ren
I'm afraid I have bad news for you! This is a...

I'm afraid I have bad news for you! This is a Chinese fantasy in the style of a Tibetan knife. This was done literally yesterday and deliberately aged.
Sincerely
Serge
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th July 2022, 09:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,971
Posted By Ren Ren
Quite right! That is why extremely prestigious...

Quite right! That is why extremely prestigious blade attribution contests are held in Japan, the author's signatures on which are closed.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th July 2022, 10:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,971
Posted By Ren Ren
Three of the participants in those events today...

Three of the participants in those events today are present in this topic. We were twelve years younger, had much less knowledge and much more energy and courage! :)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th July 2022, 08:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,971
Posted By Ren Ren
How time flies! A similar knife was sold at the...

How time flies! A similar knife was sold at the Imperial auction in 2010 with the attribution "knife of the Crimean Tatars". The owner offered to discuss it in one of the Russian forums. It was a...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th July 2022, 06:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,909
Posted By Ren Ren
I think that it is quite possible that there was...

I think that it is quite possible that there was an Ottoman influence at a time when the Black Sea was an inland sea of ​​the Ottoman Empire. But I also propose to pay attention to the Greek...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 12th July 2022, 09:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,909
Posted By Ren Ren
gp, thank you very much for these maps! ...

gp, thank you very much for these maps!

Dear colleagues, you can all see how complex and time-varying the political and ethnic map is in the Eastern and Southern Black Sea region! This is a real...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th July 2022, 11:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,082
Posted By Ren Ren
This is the name of the knife maker. Very similar...

This is the name of the knife maker. Very similar to the character 伍 Wu.


Yes, the handle is made of dzeren antelope horn - it was a very popular material while hundreds of thousands of these...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th July 2022, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,150
Posted By Ren Ren
In former times, the peoples of the Caucasus had...

In former times, the peoples of the Caucasus had strict rules for public demonstration of social status. For example, among the Kabardians, only princes had the right to wear red shoes. Every nation...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 7th July 2022, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,150
Posted By Ren Ren
Thank you for remembering the wonderful story of...

Thank you for remembering the wonderful story of the finds from the ship "Metta Catharina"! At present, the situation has changed somewhat. In 2011, the French researcher and restorer Elise Blouet,...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 6th July 2022, 11:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
Some time ago, I already recommended to one of...

Some time ago, I already recommended to one of the participants in this thread to pay attention to this wonderful book. Now my intuition tells me that I will have to do this more than once ;)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 6th July 2022, 11:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
Donald LaRocca uses the Tibetan name "tsi pa ta"...

Donald LaRocca uses the Tibetan name "tsi pa ta" in his book, which is exactly the same as the Sanskrit "kirttimukha". I do not know if the kirttimukha mask is used in the decoration of Indian...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th July 2022, 09:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
Huurra! :D I was lucky and I found a photo of the...

Huurra! :D I was lucky and I found a photo of the original Mongolian helmets! Attention to the visor!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th July 2022, 05:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,223
Posted By Ren Ren
After my post was published, I spoke with my...

After my post was published, I spoke with my friend from Germany and he said that the substance in urine that acts on the surface of copper alloys is ammonia. Its percentage and, if I may say so,...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th July 2022, 05:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,223
Posted By Ren Ren
Thank you Philip! These are the subtleties of...

Thank you Philip! These are the subtleties of another language that you have to learn all your life. I have already added the term "picking" to my personal English-Russian glossary. It is curious...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th July 2022, 12:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
And also some Tibetan weapon accessories

And also some Tibetan weapon accessories
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th July 2022, 12:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
I immediately rejected the version of the direct...

I immediately rejected the version of the direct borrowing of Chinese design with the help of Zheng He's flotilla. This version is so weak that it is not worth wasting time even explaining the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd July 2022, 11:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
As a result of the war of 1791-92, Nepal became a...

As a result of the war of 1791-92, Nepal became a vassal of China and was obliged to pay an annual tribute. Trophies captured in Nepal form an important part of the Qianlong Emperor's collection. It...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd July 2022, 11:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
The advances in maritime archeology over the past...

The advances in maritime archeology over the past 20 years have made speculation about Zheng He's fleet irrelevant. No weapons for trade or gifts were found on Chinese ships. It was found on Japanese...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 3rd July 2022, 10:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
Firstly, when talking about the swords mentioned...

Firstly, when talking about the swords mentioned in the treatise of the 13th century, it is completely incorrect to use the concepts of "Normans" or "Varangians". By this time, the Normans and...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th June 2022, 10:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,223
Posted By Ren Ren
The problem is that "dohong" doesn't have a...

The problem is that "dohong" doesn't have a meaning in Korean. I had to strain to find out that "dohong" is a transcription of the Chinese term 烏銅 "wutong", which means "crow's copper" or "black...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th June 2022, 07:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
In the 13th century, the Normans were the people...

In the 13th century, the Normans were the people of the Channel Islands off the coast of France.
Perhaps you called the Normans the ruling class of the English kingdom? Then you can really speculate...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th June 2022, 07:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,580
Posted By Ren Ren
Ya'qb ibn Ishq al-Kindi could have sued Fakhr-i...

Ya'qb ibn Ishq al-Kindi could have sued Fakhr-i Mudabbir for plagiarism. And easily won the case ;) :D
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