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Thread: Original Targe

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    Original Targe

    This sweet targe recently sold on the antique arms market. Check out the photos to see its unique features:

    http://www.faganarms.com/a-scottish-...25-96-453.aspx
    Brian

    "They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." ~ Benjamin Franklin

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    That is amazing. The details shown are revealing of a technology I did not know about. That is a well-made item!

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    Here is another targe from the same site that is currently on offer for $13,400

    http://www.faganarms.com/An-Extremel...riod-93-1.aspx

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    That's awesome! Now you've gone and done it... :fewl: I didn't have enough projects! My wife is going to leave me and it's all going to be your fault! LOL
    May you live as long as you want and never want as long as you live

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    Oh. My. Goodness.

    Absolutely awesome!!
    "It's all the same to me, war or peace,
    I'm killed in the war or hung during peace."

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    That first one definitely gives me some ideas for making a targe! A reproduction of this design would be pretty cool, especially with the twisted iron spike and braided copper wire.

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