- a light medieval helmet, usually with a vision slit or a movable visor.
Origin of sallet
Examples from the Web for sallet
Historical Examples of sallet
It quite frightened her, not knowing that Unity Sallet was in the waggon likewise.
Unity Sallet is there too—yes, at the other end, under the tarpaulin.
But eaten with Oyl and Vinegar, as uſually, it is no deſpicable Sallet.Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets
The super-curious insist that the knife with which sallet herb is cut must be of silver.The Cook's Oracle; and Housekeeper's Manual
If you bring anything for comfort in the country, butter or sallet oil, or both is very good.
- a light round helmet extending over the back of the neck; replaced the basinet in the 15th century