The Jester wore his usual fantastic habit, but late accidents had led him to adopt a good cutting falchion
, instead of his wooden sword, with a targe to match it; of both which weapons he had, notwithstanding his profession, shown himself a skilful master during the storming of Torquilstone.
gleamed in air above the men-at-arms, and brighter, fiercer than them all, flamed Excalibur aloft, and cleaving downward struck the brutal Leonardo's weapon from his grasp!
As readers, we are not permitted visual access to Hassan's full form, but see only "(h]is turban [that] far behind him roll'd" (659), "[h]is flowing robe [that] by falchion
torn" (661), and the "fragment[s] of his palampore" (666).
He traditionally entered the Diocese over which bridge over the Tees where he was presented with a falchion
reputed to have been wielded by Sir John Conyers when slaying the Sockburn Worm?
The area includes a number of gold and base metal prospects including the Kroda Prospect (Au), the Tulsa Prospect (Au), the Reward Prospect (Cu- Ag-Au), the Sabre / Falchion
Prospect (Au-Sb) and the Waldrons Hill Prospect (Au).
And The Falchion
Passed Through His Neck: Anjali Bhargava, Chitra Ganesh, Divya Mehra, Samira Abbassy, Sangeeta Sandrasekhar, Hamra Abbas, and Shweta Bhattad, curated by Jasmine Wahi
Thou, thy race lie pale and low, Pierced by shafts of many a bow; And the falchion
[broad sword] by thy side, To thy heart, thy hand shall guide: Crownless, breathless, headless fall, Son and sire, the house of Saul
The modern machete is similar to some forms of the medieval falchion
Briar's Mist had Saturday's Eider Chase second High Cotton in the same spot when winning a Newcastle handicap in which the reopposing Falchion
and Almire du Lia were both well beaten.
272) leads him to a less than humble description of his youthful prowess, when he "with my good biting falchion
Suspended over the man's left hip on a narrow sword-belt is a falchion
, a sword with a broad, strongly-curved blade, widening towards the clipped-back point (Fig.
That surely affected his chances when lining up at Ayr the following day as Harlov finished a distant fourth to Falchion
but much better can be expected here, particularly as he has had a nice break to recover from his exertions.