Ethnographic Arms & Armour
 

Go Back   Ethnographic Arms & Armour > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 154
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: DhaDha
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 17th June 2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,029
Posted By DhaDha
I have a spearhead here from the Bikaner Armoury...

I have a spearhead here from the Bikaner Armoury that I thought might be useful for reference. I've liked everything I've seen and handled from Bikaner. Solid, no nonsense weapons.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th June 2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,866
Posted By DhaDha
Great explanation. Thank you, Jim.

Great explanation. Thank you, Jim.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th May 2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,199
Posted By DhaDha
What a lovely sword! I think because they are so...

What a lovely sword! I think because they are so rare, the type is either overlooked or under-appreciated by Western collectors. The one that I've held has all the qualities you describe. It is...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th May 2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By DhaDha
What a beast!

What a beast!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th May 2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,508
Posted By DhaDha
What a beautiful blade! Thanks for sharing the...

What a beautiful blade! Thanks for sharing the learning from this.
Forum: European Armoury 4th May 2021, 09:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,780
Posted By DhaDha
Once again, fantastic information here. Thank you...

Once again, fantastic information here. Thank you all.
Forum: European Armoury 29th April 2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,173
Posted By DhaDha
Hello. This is outside of my usual scope of...

Hello. This is outside of my usual scope of collecting but the sun reminds me of one I'm holding in to.

http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=17822
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th April 2021, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,463
Posted By DhaDha
Thanks for that. Much appreciated.

Thanks for that. Much appreciated.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th April 2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,463
Posted By DhaDha
Another question. I've always thought these...

Another question. I've always thought these "shiny" hilts were polished. Do the have a finish of some kind? Pictured is the next one in line for cleaning. I'm curious if the hilt and scabbard would...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th April 2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,463
Posted By DhaDha
Here's the hilt. I gave it a little rub with some...

Here's the hilt. I gave it a little rub with some Mineral Oil and was surprised how quickly the grain changed. So I thought I would pause in case Mineral Oil has long term effects that are less...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th April 2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,463
Posted By DhaDha
Bunti wood

Hello. What is recommended to clean and care for Bunti (Banati) wood? Are there any things that help or hinder the grain appearance? Linseed oil? Boiled/raw?
Thank you!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 4th November 2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,371
Posted By DhaDha
The blade reminds me of a SE Asian Mak.

The blade reminds me of a SE Asian Mak.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th October 2020, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,965
Posted By DhaDha
One more ...

One more
http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=19016&highlight=chindit
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th October 2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,965
Posted By DhaDha
http://www.oriental-arms.co.il/photos.php?id=2647...

http://www.oriental-arms.co.il/photos.php?id=2647

http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=25031
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 14th October 2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,965
Posted By DhaDha
Love the pattern. I've seen one very similar...

Love the pattern. I've seen one very similar attributed to the British Assam Regiment in WW2 or just after.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th July 2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,282
Posted By DhaDha
Great video! Thanks for sharing it. Here's a...

Great video! Thanks for sharing it.
Here's a related post post from a few years ago from a trip to Myanmar.
Where we stumbled onto a forge at a market on the shore of Inle Lake.
...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 5th June 2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,758
Posted By DhaDha
Nice knife, I think. I have a relative of this...

Nice knife, I think. I have a relative of this one. Although quite a bit larger. I've always considered it very well made and for real use.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th May 2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 16,056
Posted By DhaDha
In the same family as the third in the original...

In the same family as the third in the original post. But a blade variant. Would we still call this a Sunda Golok? I hadnít held one before this. And I wasnít able to put it down when I picked it up....
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 13th May 2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,231
Posted By DhaDha
Amazing. Thanks for showing.

Amazing. Thanks for showing.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 1st May 2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 23,879
Posted By DhaDha
I've always liked these mini-Dhas. Great detail.

I've always liked these mini-Dhas. Great detail.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 30th April 2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,143
Posted By DhaDha
Really nice. Is that pattern welding I see on the...

Really nice. Is that pattern welding I see on the Bichwa?
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 28th April 2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,143
Posted By DhaDha
I second that!

I second that!
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th April 2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,967
Posted By DhaDha
I wish I knew more about these. Just beautiful. ...

I wish I knew more about these. Just beautiful.
Cheers
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 31st July 2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,194
Posted By DhaDha
Not much to go on when it comes to Cambodian...

Not much to go on when it comes to Cambodian swords that i know of, but the upswept, pointed scabbard has been noted as a trait in the past.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th September 2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,587
Posted By DhaDha
Cool! I remember noticing that when I saw the...

Cool!
I remember noticing that when I saw the original movie again as an adult.
I also thought the rifle used was by the Tusken Raiders was inspired by Jezails.

photo from:...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 154

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 08:04 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Posts are regarded as being copyrighted by their authors and the act of posting material is deemed to be a granting of an irrevocable nonexclusive license for display here.