Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Guard chains

Chains which linked the breastplate with the sword, dagger and great helm to.

Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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Jack
Poor coat from layered fabric or leather will little plates inserted and stitched between the layers.
Pavise
Large, usually rectangular shield carried by infantrymen and frequently used in siege operations to protect archers. The largest pavises…
Riser
Opposite of a fuller. Makes a sword more rigid yet with a flixible spine.
Akinakes
The Akinakes was a characteristic Persian sidearm. It was short in length but could be used for both cut and thrust. It is of Scythian origin,…
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