Protection for feet consiting of small, overlapping plates or lames that have been riveted to fabric.
Related term(s): Lame; Solleret; Prick Spur; Rowel Spur; Greave; Plate Armour
Category: Armour and Shields
Last modified: 05.07.05
Source information: Wise, Terrence. Medieval Warfare. New York: Hastings House Publishers, Inc., 1976. 33.