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Old 21st April 2021, 08:56 PM   #1
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Anyone have any information regarding these found objects? I think they are original ..
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Old 22nd April 2021, 04:58 PM   #2
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Need better and the total object in the pictures.
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Old 22nd April 2021, 07:08 PM   #3
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Is this a guessing game? ;-)
Item one a katar with Mail piercing tip
Item 2 I don't know a handle on a wooden object as there seems to be a pin going across the inside and some wooden remnants
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Old 22nd April 2021, 07:55 PM   #4
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Yup, looks like an armour piercing tip of an edge-on Katar, please show the whole thing. Could do 2with getting the active rust off.

The other thing looks like it might be the butt shoe of a wooden spear haft, or maybe an axe haft.
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Old 23rd April 2021, 07:06 PM   #5
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Hi,

Here are the other photos! I am happy to be here with you.

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Old 24th April 2021, 09:25 PM   #6
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Obviously these are highly rusted, but the left one is a type of spear, and the bottom is a type of khanjar hilt, which may have had some kind of koftgari decoration on it.
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