carcanet

noun
car·ca·net | \ˈkär-kə-nət \

Definition of carcanet 

archaic

: an ornamental necklace, chain, collar, or headband

First Known Use of carcanet

circa 1530, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carcanet

Middle French carcan

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