- Strap which holds a shield up the shoulders or neck.
- Plate defence on early medieval helmets, often riveted to the bottom of the skull to cover the nose and middle of the face.
- Round pivoted component retained within the stock (tiller) of a crossbow to take the string. It is usually made of solid ivory or…
- Similar to a surcoat. Made from front and back parts laced together. Could be tightened or left loose.