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Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Backsword

Also Mortuary sword or German Reitschwert. Has only one cutting edge (therefore its name). The non-cutting edge is thicker, creating a wedge-like shape. This shape supposedly increases cutting capacity.

Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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Court-sword
See Small-Sword.
Hand-and-a-half sword
See bastard sword.
Studded and Splinted Armor
Heavy fabric or leather with the filling of rigid materials riveted in plates or strips.
Ox mace
Mace made of metal; head was shaped like that of an ox's and often had holes in the nostrils so that it whistled when swung.
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