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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A helmet used in the tourneys of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, and peculiar in having the face-opening very large, and guarded only by light iron bars with wide spaces between them. In this respect it is the reverse of the tiltinghelmet.

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