hennin definition

  • noun:
    • a headdress in the form of a cone, "steeple" or truncated cone donned by European ladies for the nobility in medieval times
    • A head-dress donned by Frenchwomen from 1430 to 1465 or later, high and conical in type, but differing in form at different occuring times.

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