This cuirass is a reconstruction of a cuirass in the German style from the 15thcentury. It consists of a breastplate and a backplate that can be fastened on the shoulders with leather straps. The neck is ornamented with a rope-shaped edge. The cuirass weighs approx. 4,9 kg.
This cuirass is available in unpolished or polished steel with a thickness of 1,3, 1,5 or 2,0 mm, for the possibilities please see the drop down menus above.
This cuirass is custom made, click here to download the measurement chart.
Custom work? yes;
Material: carbon steel;
Steel thickness: 1,5 mm/ 2.0 mm;
Based on a historical original: yes;
Transport weight (gram): 5000 *
Does this armour fit?
Do you wear a gambeson: add 10-15 cm to your circumference.
Do you wear a gambeson and hauberk: Add 15-20 cm to your circumference.
Tip: Is this armour too big for you? You can easily add extra padding.
Attaching armour & chainmail
To attach your armour or chainmail securely, you can attach leather laces to your gambeson and fasten these to your armour / chainmail. The armour thus remains in position during a fight.
Maintenance & care
Prevent rust and corrosion by oiling your armour regularly. Remove rust easily with black sandpaper.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
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