This cuirass and backplate are made after Italian originals from the late fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. Armor like this was manufactured in Italy, but also used in other parts of Europe such as in Germany. Originals are exhibited in various museums, such as Castel Coira, but can also be seen in the visual arts such as the murals and paintings by Piero della Francesca from the fifteenth century. The armor reaches approximately to the hips and offers good protection to the chest, abdomen, back and sides. The cuirass and the backplate can be fastened to each other with leather straps, the cuirass also has leather straps over the shoulders. The leather straps can be adjusted in size for an optimal fit.
Material: mild steel
Thickness: 1 mm
Color: blackened steel
Size: S / M, L / XL, XXL / XXXL (size chart see below)
Cuirass & back plate
Based on a historical original
Shipment weight (g): 3000 *
|Back Chest Width||46||58||73|
|Back Waist Width||43||52||67|
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.
This armour is 1 mm thick and suitable for LARP battles, costumes and cosplay.