Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Broadsword

Term usually stands for Medieval swords which is, in fact, wrong. This misnomer comes from Victorian collectors of the early 19th century.

Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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'Maximilian' armour
A modern term applied to the style of early sixteenth century armour charac­terized by narrow, parallel fluting, popular during the…
Pommel
Also called pummel. A variously shaped counterweight to the sword blade, riveted to the end of the sword tang above' the …
Prime
See Forte'.
Rebated
Training or tournament sword with blunted point and edge.
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