Encyclopedia of historical weapons
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Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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Buff-coat
Heavy coat from buff-leather worn alone for light protection or under armor.
Gauntlet
Armored glove mostly consisting of a single plate for the back of the hand and a smaller and flexible part of overlapping plates for the fingers. See…
Slow match
A slow-burning cord of hemp or flax soaked in salt­petre and then dried. Used to ignite cannon and hand guns.
Volant-piece
An English term for the reinforcing brow-piece on a helmet such as the sallet.
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