fauchion

fauchion

(ˈfɔːʃən; ˈfɔːtʃən)
n
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) another name for falchion
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(33) In another Abraham and Isaac series in the fourteenth-century Queen Mary's Psalter, Isaac carries the wood on his head while Abraham holds an unsheathed "fauchion" which he seems to be shielding from his son's view.