Verify out these medieval pike pictures:
Massive legendary sword from 1290 that “slew a wyrm”, Warwick Castle
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The tang on that sword is about a 50 percent inch thick! The sword as a complete probably weighs in at about twenty lbs and is one particular of those that perpetuated the mythology of medieval swords becoming major, cumbersome crowbars rather of the quick and lethal weapons they in fact were.
Late fifteenth meets the early sixteenth century II
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Ah! The fray!