schapska

schapska

(ˈʃæpskə)
n
a cavalry helmet with a flat, square top
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The latter were uniformed in the best European style, with short girded jackets and with the angular-topped shako, a characteristic of this kind of troop, which was known as the schapska, primarily from the Polish lancer regiments of the Napoleonic period.