Chapel de fer
The French name for a kettle hat, which is a metal helmet with a wide brim. Literally this means "iron helmet."
Related term(s): Kettle Hat; Cervelliere; Bascinet; Aventail; Great Bascinet; Klappvisier
Category: Armour and Shields
Source information: Wise, Terrence. Medieval Warfare. New York: Hastings House Publishers, Inc., 1976. 36.