The bucklers were huge shields, and the weapons were wooden swords.
This first raising of bucklers by the Frondeurs was not of long duration.
Two circular shields or bucklers of bronze have been found in Ireland.
But then, besides these bracelets they wore their shields and bucklers on their arms.
Leave your bucklers and javelins behind you, but take your swords.
In a moment the heavens rang to the clash of swords on bucklers.
Come, you relentless foe of all bucklers, speak; I am listening to you.
With a grating sound the bucklers were shoved into position.
The scutcheons, which are also frequent, are bucklers, or military symbols.
Most threw down their bucklers which hampered their movements.