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Old 23rd August 2010, 02:03 PM   #1
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Default Thai - Lanna Sword (Chang mai)

From Chang mai
About 80 Year


















Chino Lanna Style
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Old 23rd August 2010, 08:19 PM   #2
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Thanks for sharing these! Can you post full photos of the blades, as well as some measurements?

What is the provenance for these?

Are the handles silver or white metal?

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Old 23rd August 2010, 08:38 PM   #3
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I love them!
Any chance of colour pictures?
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Old 23rd August 2010, 08:51 PM   #4
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Stunning! Thank you for sharing. Is there a special name for a blade with that kind of elaborate spine? They are beautiful.
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Old 23rd August 2010, 09:22 PM   #5
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wow, stunning stuff. dimensions would be great.
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Old 23rd August 2010, 11:10 PM   #6
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Old 26th August 2010, 06:54 AM   #7
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Beautiful pieces. Very nice condition.

K.Bancha regarding a name, I'm curious as well if these have a more specific name. I know in English, I've heard them called a Scythe or Halberd . In Thai, I've heard them called a Ngow/Ngaw Sun...but that just means "short polearm"

Thank you for sharing.

Is it known if both the blade and silverwork was done in CM? or else where

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Old 24th December 2010, 01:16 PM   #8
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Another name called "Dahb Sri".
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Old 24th December 2010, 05:41 PM   #9
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What wonderful silver chasing work! Beautiful pieces!
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Old 26th December 2010, 01:15 PM   #10
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What a wonderful thing!
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