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Forum: European Armoury 11th February 2022, 07:50 PM
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Well, I did it for the exercise. If somebody in...

Well, I did it for the exercise. If somebody in the future would like to display the original (destroyed) state of the hilt its without problems possible to remove the new leather. The crack in the...
Forum: European Armoury 10th February 2022, 12:19 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
An example for discussion: Austrian Infantry...

An example for discussion:
Austrian Infantry Private´s saber pattern 1851
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Below you see the saber in the condition I have received it and after restoration. It has been found in an attic. ...
Forum: European Armoury 9th February 2022, 09:03 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Done ;)

Done ;)
Forum: European Armoury 9th February 2022, 08:58 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Lightbulb Conservation and Restoration of antique arms

The idea for this thread came while speaking about cleaning, patina etc. on another thread.
Every collector is faced with the task of maintaining a certain degree of quality-managment regarding his...
Forum: European Armoury 8th February 2022, 12:54 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Thank you Jim!

Thank you Jim!
Forum: European Armoury 7th February 2022, 10:25 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Jim, I would love to hear more about a historians...

Jim, I would love to hear more about a historians view on aging signs, how you deal with corrosion, patina etc. .

Would you mind opening a thread discussing this topic, starting with your point of...
Forum: European Armoury 5th February 2022, 12:25 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By awdaniec666
Hermann Historica is a good auction house,...

Hermann Historica is a good auction house, although I have been said their viking and medival swords are sometimes... critical. Not my topic so I have no idea.

This linked thread represents "high...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd February 2022, 11:50 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Remarkable! As you said, this is certainly not a...

Remarkable! As you said, this is certainly not a reproduction. The crown on the pommel looks very much like a british variant. Maybe somebody here recognizes it.
On your place I would be very...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd February 2022, 11:38 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Hello BBking! I am not into maces but can tell...

Hello BBking!
I am not into maces but can tell you that I have seen similar pieces on Hermann Historica auctions going as "Historism from the 19th century". I cannot rate this sadly.

As for the...
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2022, 08:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,282
Posted By awdaniec666
No, fullers do not always correlate with age. But...

No, fullers do not always correlate with age. But when trying to identify something and one thing is missing which was common in a period of time, one must look for other details. As I said, another...
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2022, 07:19 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
There you go. Double fullers on Osman I saber....

There you go. Double fullers on Osman I saber. Founder of the Ottoman dynasty. 13th century.
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2022, 07:10 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
"Mameluke saber" is a term created in the 19th...

"Mameluke saber" is a term created in the 19th century Europe when it comes to weapons like yours.
You asked for the blade and I gave you hints and information which I have. You said fullers are a...
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2022, 07:03 PM
Replies: 69
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Posted By awdaniec666
You should write to Istanbul then and inform them...

You should write to Istanbul then and inform them their descriptions are incorrect :D
Forum: European Armoury 31st January 2022, 06:23 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
I attach some examples of turkish blades from...

I attach some examples of turkish blades from different times.

Images 1-3: 15th century (All Topkapi Museum Instanbul)

Image 4-5: 16th - 17th century (Mueso de la real armeria, Madrid +...
Forum: European Armoury 21st January 2022, 12:17 PM
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Posted By awdaniec666
London, like many other places, has been and is a...

London, like many other places, has been and is a marketplace for stuff from all over the world.
Whatever these swords are, and I wish you luck in researching them, they are part of history and to...
Forum: Swap Forum 21st January 2022, 12:33 AM
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Posted By awdaniec666
Post Looking for Karabela sabers

I always welcome a Karabela saber. PM me.
Forum: European Armoury 20th January 2022, 11:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,093
Posted By awdaniec666
This is the beginning of a fascinating, but...

This is the beginning of a fascinating, but laborious journey...
Every time I think analizing a sword became easy I notice there is always a new layer of knowledge to be acquired which has been...
Forum: European Armoury 20th January 2022, 11:36 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By awdaniec666
I could only add that in my opinion when one is...

I could only add that in my opinion when one is talking about certain models (f.e. "M1796 LCS") there is often a relative narrow spectrum in which a thing can vary. I would therefore not describe...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd January 2022, 09:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,157
Posted By awdaniec666
YEMEN: I´m sure this saber type has its own name,...

YEMEN: I´m sure this saber type has its own name, but I see them often labeled as Karabela. I dont agree with this. If somebody knows the original name of these, please share that information. These...
Forum: European Armoury 3rd January 2022, 09:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,157
Posted By awdaniec666
COSSACK Cave: Some auction houses declare them...

COSSACK
Cave: Some auction houses declare them as of PLC origin. These sabers belonging to the Cossack culture is just my own opinion
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Forum: European Armoury 3rd January 2022, 09:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,157
Posted By awdaniec666
RUSSIAN (I only know one confirmed example which...

RUSSIAN (I only know one confirmed example which belonged to Tsar Peter I)
Cave: Not to beeing taken as blueprint for "russian karabela"!
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Forum: European Armoury 3rd January 2022, 09:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,157
Posted By awdaniec666
POLISH-LITHUANIAN COMMONWEALTH: BATTLE KARABELA ...

POLISH-LITHUANIAN COMMONWEALTH: BATTLE KARABELA
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Forum: European Armoury 3rd January 2022, 09:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,157
Posted By awdaniec666
POLISH LITHUANIAN COMMONWEALTH: KARABELA...

POLISH LITHUANIAN COMMONWEALTH: KARABELA KONTUSZOWA (PARADE)
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Forum: European Armoury 3rd January 2022, 09:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 24,157
Posted By awdaniec666
The Ultimate Karabela Guide PART 6

I was working on the newest part of this guide when I realized the ton of images I would like to show, would mean the risk of getting problems with copyright. This is the reason I removed all images....
Forum: European Armoury 30th December 2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 35,251
Posted By awdaniec666
In case you wonder how these gentleman looked like

In case you wonder how these gentleman looked like
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