This startling club is one of the more interesting weapons depicted in the
Maciejowski Bible, a circa 1250 illustrated book that's a treasure trove of
period arms and armour.
The heft and feel causes one to pause, as it is simple, brutal and highly
Shaft is hardwood. Head is a steel tube fitted to the shaft, and covered with
four rows of steel studs making it a highly effective weapon, favoured by both
knight and man-at-arms.