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Pair of jousting cuisses

Pair of jousting cuisses

  • Place of origin:

    Vienna (made)

  • Date:

    probably 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Winkelmayer (maker)

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Major Victor Alexander Farquharson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of cuisses for the joust for fastening to the saddle to protect the thigh and knee

Place of Origin

Vienna (made)


probably 19th century (made)


Winkelmayer (maker)

Descriptive line

Pair of jousting cuisses, for fastening to the saddle to protect the thigh and knee, in the early 16th century style, the work of Winkelmayer of Vienna, probably 19th century

Production Note

In the style of ca. 1500, the work of Winkelmayer of Vienna


Arms & Armour; Fakes & forgeries; Sport


Metalwork Collection

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