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Shields were generally made of wood, covered with leather, or some similar substance. To secure them, in some sort, from being cut through by the sword, they were surrounded with a hoop of metal.

Thomas Bulfinch


Author Profession: Writer
Nationality: American
Born: July 15, 1796
Died: May 27, 1867


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