Two cross-belts strapped over his shoulders, one used for a cartridge box, and one to hold a bayonet in place (within a scabbard) on either side of his hips.
Belt set - Belt sets issued to infantrymen included a cartridge box, sling, cap pouch, and a bayonet scabbard.
She heard the sound of a weapon scraping a scabbard behind her and turned.
I'll hack you with my saber! he shouted, actually drawing his saber from its scabbard and flourishing it.
He jerked a rifle from its scabbard and swung it around with one arm, firing it into the air.
The knights then dressed him in distinctive garments, and they then mounted their horses and rode to the hall where the candidate was to receive knighthood; his future squire was to ride before him bareheaded bearing his sword by the point in its scabbard with his spurs hanging from its hilt.
The Stromateidae, or pomfrets, resemble the dory, a Mediterranean form, and extend to China and the Pacific. The sword fishes, Xiphiidae, the lancet fishes, Acanthuridae, and the scabbard fishes, Trichuridae, are distributed through the seas of south Asia.