Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Grip

The handle of a sword. Mostly made of wire, leather, wood, ivory, bone or horn. Also a method of holding a sword.

Encyclopedia of historical weapons

From Encyclopedia

Sax
Also saex. Long and heavy single-edged knife prefered by the Nordic peoples. Saxes could up to 3 ft in length, and hilted like …
Umbo
See Boss.
Adze
The adze was a traditional carpenter’s tool with a long thin axe-like blade attached at a right angle to the handle; they were used for cutting…
Recurve bow
Unlike the longbow, the ends of an unstrung recurve bow are curved away from the archer. This allows the strung bow to be more powerful and shorter…
More

SSL Certificate Authority
SSL Certificate Authority