Leg Garter

Leg Garter is in Garter Knights.

On 26 Jul 1375 Richard Pembridge 1320-1375 (55) died. Hereford Cathedral. Alabaster altar-tomb and effigy, altar-tomb with moulded base and capping, sides and ends panelled with alternate quatrefoils enclosing shields of his arms and trefoil-headed panels; effigy in bascinet, Camail and Jupon Period. His jupon with same arms as his shield. Hip Belt, Leg Garter, right leg modern, head on helm crested with a Feathered Crest, feet on hound.

On 06 Jun 1441 William Phelip 1383-1441 (58) died. He was buried at St Mary's Church Dennington. Monument to William Phelip 1383-1441 (58) and Joan Bardolf 6th Baroness Bardolf 1390-1447 (50). Early Plate Bascinet and Gorget Period. Feathered Crest. Detail of the Wyvern on which her feet rest. Detail of Eagle, possibly hawk, on which his feet rest. Crespine Headress covering her hair. He wearing a bascinet with orle with IHC lettering. Both wearing a Lancastrian Esses Collar. Leg Garter below the left knee.

After 30 Mar 1461. Monument in Church of St Oswald Methley to Lionel Welles 6th Baron Welles 1406-1461 and Joan or Cecily Waterton. He with bobbed hair typical of the period resting on great helm, livery collar of linked chain, standard (the chain mail around the neck), wearing a coat of arms (or (gold) a lion sable (black)), leg garter at the knee, fluted period with tassets that protect the thighs, his feet on a lion. She wearing a horned headdress, her head resting on a cushion supported by angels, small linked collar. Both with hands clasped in prayer with lots of rings. Little dog chewing at her dress. Chest with Angels with Rounded Wings holding Shields. Dogs chewing at her dress with Studded Collar. Angels Supporting Pillow.

After 1503. Monument to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 in St Andrew's Church Wingfield. Finely made Fluted Period alabaster monument. Both wearing their ducal coronets. He wearing a Leg Garter. His head resting on a great helm with Saracen's Head Crest, feet resting on a Lion. Chunky Lions Mane.

On 20 Sep 1543 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (51) died. He was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church Bottesford. Garter Robes with his Leg Garter.
His son Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (16) succeeded 2nd Earl Rutland 3C 1525, 13th Baron Ros Helmsley. Chest with Weepers.

In 1546 Unknown Painter. Italian. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (30) wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter. His right , his left .

On 20 Jun 1561 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon 1514-1561 (47) died. His son Henry Hastings 3rd Earl Huntingdon 1535-1595 (26) succeeded 3rd Earl Huntingdon 7C 1529, 5th Baron Hastings 2C 1430. Katherine Dudley Countess Huntingdon 1538-1620 (23) by marriage Earl Huntingdon 7C 1529. He was buried at Hasting's Chapel St Helen's Church Ashby de la Zouche.
On 23 Sep 1576 Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon 1511-1576 (65) died. She was buried in the Hasting's Chapel St Helen's Church Ashby de la Zouche.
Elizabethan Period. Leg Garter. Garter Robes. Widow's Barbe. Feet resting on Manticore. The Manticore being the badge of the Hasting's family. Alabaster chest tomb and his wife. Two alabaster effigies are on a tomb chest with shields and weepers.
The Monument was `restored' in 1698 by the 6th Earl when it was placed against the wall beneath a mural. Monument with armorial bearings. It was moved back to the centre of the chapel after 1837.

On 17 Sep 1563 Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (36) died. His son Edward Manners 3rd Earl Rutland 1549-1587 (14) succeeded 3rd Earl Rutland 3C 1525, 14th Baron Ros Helmsley.
On 13 Oct 1559 Margaret Neville -1559 died. She was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church Bottesford.
Monument an unusual Table Tomb with their effigies beneath surmounted by effigies of their children, and the Arms of Manners and Neville. He wearing a Leg Garter.
His arms showing quarterly: 1&4: . Paternal Great Great Grandfather Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley 1427-1464 2nd: Top Row: , , Trusbutt [or Belvoir], Bottom Row: Todeni [Albini ancient], , . Possibly a reference to Maudit. 3rd Quarterly: 1 , 2 . Paternal Great Grandmother Philippa Tiptoft Baroness Ros Helmsley 1423-1487, 3 Unknown 4 .

On 04 Aug 1598 William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-1598 (77) died. His son Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter 1542-1623 (56) succeeded 2nd Baron Burghley. William Cecil (77) was buried at St Martin's Church Stamford. Large free-standing Elizabethan Period monument under the north chapel arch, in coloured marbles with a figure on tomb chest under an arched canopy supported on paired columns. Attributed to Cornelius Cure Sculptor -1607. The emblem of the Knights of the Garter on William's left shoulder. Leg Garter. In his right-hand he is holding the Lord Treasurer Staff of Office; originally white.

Around 1605 John Critz Painter 1551-1642 (54). Portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625 (38) with Garter Collar and Leg Garter.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1616 William Larkin Painter 1582-1619 (34). Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke of Buckingham 1592-1628 (23) wearing his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince of Wales 1594-1612 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1619 Daniel Mijtens Painter 1590-1648 (29). Portrait of William Knollys 1st Earl Banbury 1544-1632 (75) wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter.

In 1621 Daniel Mijtens Painter 1590-1648 (31). Portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625 (54) wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter.

Around 1634 Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641 (34). Portrait of James Stewart 4th Duke Lennox wearing his Leg Garter and Garter Collar.

In 1634 Daniel Mijtens Painter 1590-1648 (44). Portrait of Philip Herbert 4th Earl Pembroke 1st Earl Montgomery 1584-1650 (49) wearing his Leg Garter and Garter Collar.

Around 1678 Peter Lely Painter 1618-1680 (59). Portrait of Charles II King Scotland in his Garter Robes and Garter Collar and Leg Garter.

Around 1691 John Closterman Painter 1660-1711 (31). Portrait of Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 (28) wearing his Leg Garter.

In 1767 Daniel Gardner Painter 1750-1805 (17). Portrait of George Montagu Dunk 2nd Earl Halifax 1716-1771 (50) in conversation with his secretaries. He wearing his Leg Garter.

In 1807 John Hoppner Painter 1758-1810 (48). Portrait of George IV King Great Britain and Ireland 1762-1830 (44) in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

On 18 Nov 1834 Philip Yorke 3rd Earl Hardwicke 1757-1834 (77) died. He was buried in St Andrew's Church Wimpole. His nephew Charles Yorke 4th Earl Hardwicke 1799-1873 (35) succeeded 4th Earl Hardwicke. Susan Liddell Countess Hardwicke 1810-1886 (24) by marriage Earl Hardwicke. Buried at St Andrew's Church Wimpole.
Altar tomb with shaped ends and recumbent effigy in Garter robes with Leg Garter, all in white marble; the ends of the tomb chest are carved with arms and heraldic emblems; signed 'R. WESTMACOTT, JUNR, A.R.A. (35) 1844'.