Origin of tace
Examples from the Web for taces
The tastefully-decorated breastplate has laminated gussets, and taces to which are attached the conspicuous lamboys.Spanish Arms and Armour|Albert F. Calvert
The unusual shape of the helmet will be noticed, and it will be seen that there is a skirt or fringe of mail below the taces.
In most of the examples which we give of this period, the taces have a mail skirt or fringe attached to the lowest plate.
The taces also are short, with a deep skirt of mail below them.
From the taces are hung Tassets, ending in a point towards the lower edge.Armour & Weapons|Charles John Ffoulkes