- Also cross-guard or quillions. The straight bar or guard of a Medieval sword.
- Tough leather for making armor.
- (The preferred spelling to polaxe or poleaxe). A knightly staff weapon, its head being an axehead, usually balanced by a fluke or…
- A round shield, mounted on the arm, used throughout history. Most targets were large (30 - 36”) and made of wood, but in the…