Lobster-tail helmet

What is Lobster-tail helmet?

Lobster-tail helmet meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
Cavalry helmet named after its neck-guard of overlapping steel plates. There were several variations: the “English pot” had a three-bar guard covering the face, the “Dutch pot” had a single sliding noseguard.

 

reference: British Civil Wars, Commonwealth & Protectorate 1638-1713

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