A lance used by the Gauls and Franks, which consisted of a sharp, pointed piece of iron attached to a light wooden handle. Also called a 'lance-gaye.'
Related term(s): Lance-gaye; Lance; Graper; Anvil; Rest; Vamplate
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 27-28.