- Hood of fabric or mail worn under a helmet. By the twelfth century it often incorporated a ventail.
- Also called a collar. Close-fitting plate protecting the neck, throat, and upper chest.
- Similar to a surcoat. Made from front and back parts laced together. Could be tightened or left loose.
- Wrought iron
- Comprises of (and is also called) charcoal iron and is welded in fire. Quality may vary but is usually quite delicate yet easily bend-able.…