That piece of the suit of armour protecting the upper part of the foot, its scales overlapping to allow ease of movement. They were notably broad. Before the 15c, this piece was sometimes known as a *'solleret'.

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  • Sabaton — а) 1290 1390. b) 1300 1490. с) 1500 1530. d) 1530 1540. е) 1540 1550. f) 1550 1560. g) 1560 1590. from book of Wendelin Boeheim Handbuch der Waffenkunde. Das Waffenwesen in seiner historischen Entwicklung vom Beginn des Mittelalters bis zum Ende… …   Wikipedia

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  • sabaton — /sab euh ton /, n. Armor. a foot defense of mail or of a number of lames with solid toe and heel pieces. See illus. under armor. [1300 50; ME < OPr, equiv. to sabat(a) shoe + on aug. suffix. See SABOT] * * * …   Universalium

  • Sabaton — articulated, steel foot armour. ♦ Mail or laminated plate defence for the foot. (Wise, Terence. Medieval Warfare, 250) …   Medieval glossary

  • sabaton — sab•a•ton [[t]ˈsæb əˌtɒn[/t]] n. her a piece of armor protecting the foot • Etymology: 1300–50; ME < OPr, =sabat(a) shoe + on …   From formal English to slang

  • sabaton — noun armor plate that protects the foot; consists of mail with a solid toe and heel • Syn: ↑solleret • Hypernyms: ↑armor plate, ↑armour plate, ↑armor plating, ↑plate armor, ↑plate armour …   Useful english dictionary

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