The turban and the spear became the banner of the Spanish Omayyads.
Here the horse and spear are still used, and the sport is one of the most popular in India.
Amymone having thrown her spear at a stag, missed it, but hit a satyr asleep in the brake.
The byrnie or mail-shirt is often mentioned in Eddic songs: so are the axe, the spear, the javelin, the bow and arrows and the sword.
An ax will be useful, a hunting spear not bad, but a three-pronged fork will be best of all: a Frenchman is no heavier than a sheaf of rye.