Belgian Folding Cutlass or Machete, 19th Century
I might be kind of obsessed with these right now.
Folding Cutlass, 19th Century
This opulent example is in the Deutsches Klingenmuseum in Solingen, Germany. It appears to be the same type of folding cutlass that was produced in Belgium in the 19th century, although I cannot find any information on this example that would confirm that it is Belgian.
Various Swords from the Collection of Actor Larry Hagman
Including a machete, and a Touareg dagger and sword (takouba). Larry Hagman is best known for his role as oil baron J.R. Ewing on the American television show “Dallas”.
A 19th Century British `Steamer’ Machete, the 55cm single edge broad steel blade with upcurved tip and three narrow fullers to the back edge, stamped with steamship logo, the horn pistol grip hilt with diagonally reeded decoration.
“Steamer” was a trademark of Robert Mole & Sons.