This cintus is based on belt fittings found in the fortification of Transdierna, modern day Tekija, in Serbia. They date from the second half of the first century AD, the Flavian period. The original buckle was made from silver and is currently in the National museum in Belgrade.
The belt has two fittings to hang the pugio from. It is made of cow leather and tin-plated brass. It is suitable for a waist circumference between 97 and 116 cm, although it can be adjusted to larger waist circumferences by punching extra belt holes. Weight: approx. 800 g.
Length: Hip circumference 97-130 cm;
Material: Leather, silvered brass;
Based on a historic original: Yes;
Transport weight (grams): 1000 *
Maintenance & care
Just as with weaponry, you can care for your shoes and leatherware by applying a little Ballistol after cleaning. This prevents the leather from drying out.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.