Though considered one of the highest physical resistance sets in game, it is a misconception as the stats do not at all the support that statement. It has "decent" physical defenses with low blunt defense. It is, however, one of the few sets with decent physical defense, while also having great Blood Defense.
It is the attire of royal Cainhurst guards.
Like the Knight Set, it has a red cape that hangs on the left shoulder, held by chains.
The helmet of this set went on to inspire the Billed Mask worn by Yuria in Dark Souls 3.