equipage

eq·ui·page /ˈɛkwəpɪdʒ/

–noun
1. a carriage.
2. a carriage drawn by horses and attended by servants.
3. outfit, as of a ship, an army, or a soldier; equipment.
4. Archaic.
a. a set of small household articles, as of china.
b. a collection of articles for personal ornament or use.

Origin:
1570–80; < MF; see equip, -age

Source: Dictionary.com.

They would indeed take me to gather stones, and so we set out, flying through space in an equipage whose nature I cannot recall.

Source: Tales of the Dying Earth by Jack Vance.

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