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The Byzantine cavalry used lances (kontos or kontarion) almost ... became a popular weapon of infantry in the Late Middle Ages.


Feb 3, 2013 ... Lance is a medieval pole weapon or spear specially made to be used by mounted combatant. The lance facilitated the knight to take advantage ...


Description of Lance The weapons used during the Middle Ages include the Lance - A long, strong, spear-like weapon, designed for use on horseback.


A training ground for Medieval knights who could attend Jousting tournaments and demonstrate their ... Jousting Weapons - The Jousting Lance used in combat


The word lance is a catchall term for a variety of different pole weapons based on the spear. The name is derived from lancea, Roman ...

May 11, 2014 ... MIDIEVAL WEAPONS AND COMBAT - The Lance (MIDDLE AGES BATTLE HISTORY DOCUMENTARY) Presenter Mike Loades takes us on a ...


Jousting Lance! Get Medieval facts and information about weaponry, armor and arms including the Jousting Lance. Fast and accurate facts about the Jousting ...


Lances. The lance is a relative of the spear but unlike the spear it was not meant for throwing. It is a much heavier weapon and much more durable.


The lance was used by medieval cavalry during medieval times, it was a popular weapon with medieval knights who used the lance weapon in battles and in ...


The combination of lance and stirrup gave the armoured knights of the European Middle Ages tremendous shock potential in battle and led to the development ...