Above his tomb are suspended the helm, surcoat, shield, and gauntlet he wore on the field of Cressy.
Paperarello bowed, fastened the ear inside his surcoat and rode away.
In one instance a surcoat is shown of scaled and studded pattern.
Richness of armour served also the same purpose as the surcoat.
But on this particular morning Raymond, awaiting the jailer's footsteps, carefully removed his surcoat and hid behind the door.
The surcoat was worn shorter and with less fulness about the body.
The surcoat bore, in several places, the arms of the owner, although much defaced.
The surcoat and the chausses were essential features of the period.
The first item of the habit of the Order of the Garter is successively described as tunic, coat, surcoat, and kirtle.
There was a garment in this reign which was the keynote of costume at the time, and this was the surcoat.