A French term for a helmet or kind of iron hat with a grated, movable visor, which was worn during the fifteenth century by footsoldiers.
Related term(s): Helm; Visor; Bataillon de la Salade
Category: Armour and Shields
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 505.
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