- The no-cutting part opposite the blade. Double-edged swords has no back.
- A decorative process frequently applied to the surface of metals especially in Europe from about 1500 onwards; frequently used in conjunction…
- Wraping index finger around sword’s ricasso to give it a greater tip control.
- Helm, Great Helm
- Helmet surrounding the whole head. Usually consist of 4-5 metal plates riveted together. Worn over a mail or a small steel cap.