An all-enveloping armour "hood" which enclosed and protected the entire head, face and neck, reaching almost to the shoulders.
Helmet enclosing the entire head and face and reaching down almost to the shoulders
Large headpiece covering the entire head and face and reaching to the shoulders. Often worn over the basnet. (See note 48).
Head armour, which came in a variety of materials and designs.
(Great Helm) An all enveloping helmet which enclosed the entire head and face, reaching almost to the shoulders. Originally cylindrical or barrell shaped in form. Used only in jousting tournaments from the mid-14th century.