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Below, a contemporary report showing the Hoylake Halberd from 1958
At the same time, by combining a blunter blow and the ability to hack, axes improved the efficiency of halberds.
According to Professor Guy Rutty, study co-author, from the East Midlands Pathology Unit at the University of Leicester: e most likely injuries to have caused the king's death are the two to the skull a large sharp force trauma possibly from a sword or sta weapon, such as a halberd or bill, and a penetrating injury from the tip of an edged weapon.
The most likely injuries to have caused the king's death are the two to the inferior aspect (lower part) of the skull -- a large sharp-force trauma possibly from a sword or staff weapon, such as a halberd or bill, and a penetrating injury from the tip of an edged weapon," said Guy Rutty, a pathologist at the University of Leicester.
US holding company Halberd Corporation (OTCMKTS:HALB) said it had acquired domestic Crowd Connex Corporation, owner of secure online video conferencing firm Aspyre.
83) The ornate costumes for the Yeomen included red braided jackets, knee breeches trimmed with rosettes, white gloves, black hats with a garland of roses, carrying a halberd and "extremely realistic" fake beards.
The skeleton showed evidence of ten wounds, including a mortal one to the back of the skull, probably inflicted by a halberd.
One gaping wound in the back of his head may have been from an axelike bladed pole known as a halberd.
Radiographic skeletal survey revealed characteristic vertebra plana (dense wafer thin), dumbbell shaped long bones, kyphosis, halberd shaped pelvis, squared calcaneus and coccygeal appendage consistent with the diagnosis of metatropic dysplasia.
A CPW fed slot antenna with a halberd shaped tuning stub at the end of the feed line was proposed in [9].
said as he marveled at a German halberd, a combination spear and battle ax, from the 16th century.
We hoped we'd appeal to people who had never heard of wights and wargs, who didn't know a bastard sword from a halberd.