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Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2021, 04:26 PM
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Posted By Jim McDougall
Thank you so very much Udo!! This looks like a...

Thank you so very much Udo!!
This looks like a most useful reference and great photos. I know what is meant by many of these publications only in the languages where published, but many have taken...
Forum: European Armoury 2nd May 2021, 01:42 AM
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Posted By Jim McDougall
Add photos

Adding the photo for previous post as unable to find manage photos attachment in edit.
Forum: European Armoury 1st May 2021, 10:27 PM
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Posted By Jim McDougall
The 'Transylvanian knot', if I understand...

The 'Transylvanian knot', if I understand correctly, is simply an idiom describing a phrase or group of symbols or words in acronym or combinations thereof which are intended as talismanic or magical...
Forum: European Armoury 30th April 2021, 03:01 AM
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Posted By Jim McDougall
Thanks very much Dmitry! good tip on this. The...

Thanks very much Dmitry! good tip on this.
The 'Transylvanian knot' is basically a colloquial term for magic/occult/talismanic wording and symbols found on some Eastern European blades. I have never...
Forum: European Armoury 22nd April 2021, 05:25 AM
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Posted By Jim McDougall
Victrix, thank you so much for this information...

Victrix, thank you so much for this information and these links!
Like you, I will not be able to read these, but always hope for good images and sometimes English captions. The Swedish Arms & Armor...
Forum: European Armoury 18th April 2021, 12:01 AM
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Posted By Jim McDougall
Hungarian swords and references query

In going through old notes, Ive come across old references to the often peculiar inscriptions and symbols on Hungarian blades referred to as 'the Transylvanian knot'. I think it was Ariel who found...
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