The saddle-bow or cantle and pommel a horse's saddle. Also sometimes called the 'arcon.'
Related term(s): Arcon; Pommel (Saddle); Cantle; Comparison; Trappings; Horse Armour
Category: Buildings, Goods, and Materials
Source information: Wise, Terrence. Medieval Warfare. New York: Hastings House Publishers, Inc., 1976. 63.