One of a series of jointed overlapping metal splints hanging from a corselet, used as armor for the lower trunk and thighs.
Any of a series of jointed, metal plates forming a skirtlike protection of armor for the lower trunk and thighs.
Alternative Form of tasse - tace
Origin of tasse
- Possibly French pouch from Old French perhaps ultimately from Vulgar Latin tasca task, money pouch task
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition