Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Target

A round shield, mounted on the arm, used throughout history. Most targets were large (30 - 36”) and made of wood, but in the Renaissance, a smaller (24” diameter), steel version became popular.

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See Couter.
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Special (Renaissance) term for two straight or curved cross-guards (front and back). Called just cross or guard when on Medieval …

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