Bosses (umbo)

The boss or umbo was originally designed to deflect blows from the centre of shields, though they also provided a place to mount the shield's grip. A boss provides a significant advantage for deflecting blows when using a punching motion.

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This lightweight boss would be suitable for LARP combat only. The boss was originally designed to deflect blows from the centre of round shields,...
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This Viking boss was recreated from an archaeological find in the remains of a Scandinavian funeral boat. The original piece comes from Groix island,...
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