Encyclopedia of historical weapons
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Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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Cross
Also cross-guard or quillions. The straight bar or guard of a Medieval sword.
Guard chains
Chains which linked the breastplate with the sword, dagger and great helm to.
Jack
Poor coat from layered fabric or leather will little plates inserted and stitched between the layers.
Gladius
The Legions patterned their short swords after those of the Spanish Celts. The historian, Polybius, says they were introduced into the army during…
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