Right Thigh and Knee Defense (Cuisse and Poleyn) for the Armor of Sir John Scudamore (1541 or 1542–1623)

Armorer: Made under the direction of Jacob Halder (British, master armorer at the royal workshops at Greenwich, documented in England 1558–1608)
Date: ca. 1587
Geography: Greenwich
Culture: British, Greenwich
Medium: Steel, gold, leather
Dimensions: 22.147.4a: H. 4 1/2 in. (11.43 cm); 22.147.4b: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.69 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification: Armor Parts-Knee Defenses
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1922
Accession Number: 22.147.4a, b

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