This cuirass consists of a chest and back plate. It is designed to be combined with the other Edward armour parts, but you can also wear it with other armour designs. This cuirass can be easily adjusted to size and you can wear it well over a gambeson or chain mail. At the shoulders, this cuirass has straps for fastening an arm harness. It also has straps on the bottom for fastening tassets.
Material: carbon steel
Thickness: 1,2 mm
Max. chest circumference: 126-144 cm
Length: 74 cm
Based on a historical original
Shipment weight (g): 10000 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
Maintenance & care
Prevent rust and corrosion by oiling your armour regularly. Remove rust easily with black sandpaper.
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.
This armour is 1 mm thick and suitable for LARP battles, costumes and cosplay.
Tip: How to adjust the finish of your armour and weaponry
Luxurious (polished)- polish the steel with metal polish or toothpaste. You can even give the item a mirror-like polish. Test on a small surface first!
Handmade (matte)- soak the steel in cola for 40 minutes to 20 hours. Check regularly and treat with black sandpaper.
Antique (patinated) leave the steel to rust for some time in a damp environment, preferably outside. Remove the red layer of rust, to reveal the corroded top layer.
Please note. After finishing the product yourself, the warranty and return right expire. Celtic WebMerchant is not responsible for the obtained result."