- Also crossbow. Consists of a bow attached to an arched stick. Is powerful, low-trajectoried weapon. Fires a bolt (a shorter arrow).
- Helmet which, with a full visor and bevor, completely encloses the head and face; modern use of the term tends to refer…
- A horizontal bow set at 90 degrees to the tiller and spanned by mechanical means. Originally made of horn, wood, and sinew, the bowstave was later…
- Class of siege engines designed to throw spears and heavy bolts.