Dmitry Lukin
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Horseman's Picks - The horseman's pick was a weapon of Islamic origin used by cavalry during the Middle Ages in Europe. This was a type of war hammer that had a very long spike on the reverse of the hammer head. Usually this spike was slightly curved downwards, much like a miner's pickaxe. The term is sometimes used interchangeably with war hammer.

Horseman's Pick The horseman’s pick was a weapon of Islamic origin used by cavalry during the Middle Ages in Europe. This was a type of war hammer that had a very long spike on the reverse of the.

St. Thomas guild - medieval woodworking, furniture and other crafts: A 15th century trestle table from Bruges

Thomas guild - medieval woodworking, furniture and other crafts: A century trestle table from Bruges

Foot Axe, French, circa 1480

Also has a hammer face on the back, though this one is larger, and has a single sharp point in the middle, obviously for piercing armor, as well as crushing.

Stool    Date:      15th century  Culture:      French or South Netherlandish  Medium:      oak  Dimensions:      Overall: 22 3/4 x 21 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. (57.8 x 55.2 x 24.1 cm)  Classification:      Woodwork  Credit Line:      The Cloisters Collection, 1947  Accession Number:      47.101.72

Existing c stool Culture: French or South Netherlandish Medium: oak Dimensions: Overall: 22 x 21 x 9 in. x x cm) Classification: Woodwork Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1947 Accession Number: