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Juan Pizarro had been wounded previously in a skirmish and on account of this wound was unable to wear his morion.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
There is a light leather helmet of the morion type, dated sixteenth century, in the Zeughaus at Berlin.
The Morion and the Cabasset are both helmets worn by foot-soldiers, and appear about the middle of the sixteenth century.
He has himself made the "morion" of the ancients, dispensing the prescription of Dioscorides and Pliny.
In fact, morion was originally made from the Atropa belladonna, not from its ally the Atropa mandragora.