Monday, January 26, 2015

110!

Another milestone in a way, 110 swords are now in the collections. This one a fine and rare example that I have been encouraging the owner to photograph for some time. I am very glad it is finally shown here.

Takouba 110
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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Addition 109!

When it rains it pours! The rate of submissions is picking up again and this time it’s a lovely brass hilted sword from another long time contributor.

Takouba 109
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Monday, January 19, 2015

Addition 108

A new piece added today from one of our regular contributors. A nicely decorated Hausa example

Takouba 108
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Monday, November 17, 2014

It’s been a long time!

The front page is due an update. Unfortunately I have not had much time in recent months for swords, however that is changing and I am returning to updating the site more frequently. For a start there are quite a few new swords and the total number is at 107. One of the standout pieces…

Takouba 105
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Sunday, April 13, 2014

Many new additions to the catalog and a milestone

Quite a few swords have been added recently.

Including several with fine European blades. There is also a milestone in the catalog, #100 from a new contributor!

Takouba 100
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Other additions include…

Takouba 97
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Takouba 99
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Takouba 101
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