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Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd February 2024, 04:20 PM
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Posted By fernando
Some touch ups.

The sword shown in post #39 by Peter is superb. An interesting feature is that the blade is marked (SIC) "four times on both sides"; way too many for what we usually see out there. Also in the main...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 22nd February 2024, 02:23 PM
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Posted By fernando
Crowned Pi ...

The "Pi", as it is read, is a Greek symbol attributed to Milanese workshops, although some authors suggest that it might be a Styrian mark, as often found in blades of the Zeughaus at Graz in Styria....
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 20th February 2024, 01:05 PM
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Posted By fernando
Just 'en passant' ...

So it seems as 'lingua franca' had its variants ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lingua_franca
"Portuguese served as lingua franca in the Portuguese Empire, Africa, South America and Asia in the...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th February 2024, 02:26 PM
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Posted By fernando
I wonder whether these two 'book size' posts (#29...

I wonder whether these two 'book size' posts (#29 & #30) are necessarily the full contents of the link provided above in the first place. If i may (also) change course from the Pirate Cutlass topic,...
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