Friday, September 20, 2013
Apologies for not updating the front page in a while. However work on the catalogue has continued. Both my own acquisitions and the swords of other collectors. There are now 84 swords listed. Just a couple of the highlights are listed below.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Quite a few swords have been added since the last update posted on the front page. Perhaps the standout being…
Saturday, May 4, 2013
An interesting sword with a bit of rough character to it.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Another milestone of sorts - a rather nice brass hilt sword from my own collection joins the catalog. Making a total of 70 swords for now - there are a few more still to add as well.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
There has been a flurry of additions to the new catalog system recently.
Old blade, likely European and interesting hilt with well aged leather:
Interesting half brass hilt with native blade:
Likely an old trade blade in Tuareg mounts with interesting blade engravings:
Mandara region short takouba:
Ancient takouba with relic condition blade:
Nice Tuareg example:
Brass hilt with odd, possibly native blade: