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Re: Shield and buckler

Posted by R. Berg on July 16, 2001

In Reply to: Shield and buckler posted by Sue Cutter on July 16, 2001

: Hi, All --

: I'm new here and have asked the search function for this phrase, to no avail. Can you help?

: A shield...no problem; a buckler? What's that when it's at home and not doing anything else? What function would it perform in what I assume is armament?

: Thanks.

: Sue

A buckler is also a shield. The link below connects to a handy definition; if link is missing, you can use
http://www.bartleby.com/cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=col61&query=buckler&x=6&y=9