FLAIL Weapon, originaly an agricultural tool, flail was often used by farmers as a weapon for a lack of better weapons, as was the case with the farmers lead by Jan Žižka during the Hussite Wars in Bohemia; the first recorded use of flail as a weapon was in the 13th century during the …
Flail - this weapon was often used by farmers who may have lacked better weapons. The first known use of a flail as a weapon was by Hussite warriors under the leadership of Jan Žižka during the Hussite Wars in Bohemia. This weapon is really devastating - do not use it in combat.
Hussite Shield, pendant. The Hussites were a protestant movement following the teachings of Czech reformer Jan Hus who was burned for this teaching by the Roman Catholic Church in Konstanz. His death unleashed a large rebellion within the Czech lands (also in the southern parts of Poland) that…