Encyclopedia of historical weapons
- Pommel nut
- Also pommel bolt or tang nut. Capstan rivet sometimes included in pommels.
- Special (Renaissance) term for two straight or curved cross-guards (front and back). Called just cross or guard when on Medieval …
- A padded defense made of linen, flax or other fabric, sometimes reinforced and studded. Gamboised cuisses were often worn as an early addition to…
- Large crossbow bolt. Dalmatia, 14th century.