1) A clasp or buckle, used to attach two parts of a garment.
1532 one pare of new siluer crokes and my best tache, Swillington
1535 j tach with j ruby ston, Ripon
1542 my best gowne with the siluer tache, Leeds
1558 vnto Elsabethe Cowper my doughter my best gowne, a paire of Syluer Crokes and a tache of Syluer, Rothwell.