Man-at-Arms English Bill

#600992
$105.00

This ancient forestry tool was used by peasants to hook creeping vines and hard-to-reach branches, clear foliage and - when necessary - even lop heavy limbs from trees. It didn't take much imagination to see the fighting applications of this heavy duty tool. Its next incarnation, with its sharpened edges and hooking blades was fast, agile and ferocious. A good Bill in the right hands could hook, entangle, thrust, stab, slice and chop with equal ease and oppose even heavily armed and mounted opponents. An armed force, wielding row after row of these weapons was fearsome indeed. Features a 1055 Carbon steel, fully sharpened battle-ready blade spike and hook, supported by an extra deep steel socket and stout Ash wood shaft.
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Overview


This ancient forestry tool was originally used by peasants to hook creeping vines and hard-to-reach branches, clear foliage and, when necessary, even lop heavy limbs from trees. It didn't take much imagination to see the fighting applications of this heavy duty tool Its next incarnation, with its sharpened edges and hooking blades was fast, agile and ferocious. A good Bill in the right hands could hook, entangle, thrust, stab, slice and chop with equal ease and oppose even heavily armed and mounted opponents. An armed force, wielding row after row of these weapons was fearsome indeed.

Features a 1055 Carbon steel, fully sharpened battle-ready blade spike and hook, supported by an extra deep steel socket and stout Ash wood shaft. $10 additional Shipping/Handling with this item. Cannot be shipped express. Call for AK, HI, GU and PR charges. Ships in 2 boxes. Some assembly required.
  • Overall: 84-1/2"
  • Width: 14-1/4"
  • Wt: 5 lbs
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