One of multiple triangular shaped plates attached to the lames of the fauld by straps, protecting while allowing more flexibility.
Related term(s): Lame; Fauld; Breastplate; Plate Armour; Armour
Category: Armour and Shields
Source information: Wise, Terrence. Medieval Warfare. New York: Hastings House Publishers, Inc., 1976. 50-1.