AH6088B Three Disc Armour and Belt (Brass)

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Three Disc Armour and Belt (Brass)
SKU: AH6088B
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Product Name:Three Disc Armour and Belt (Brass)

SKU: AH6088B

Features

  • Brass triple disc cuirass
  • brass belt
  • weight 8.5 lbs.

Description

Three disc armour with ornamented brass belt

Historical Period

Ca. 450-200 BC (Gladiatorial, ca. 120-30 BC) Originally worn by Etruscan and Samnite warriors, this style was later adopted by the Samnite class of Roman Gladiators. The accompaning brass belt was consider a sign of a warrior in Central Italy.

Inspiration

an original triple-disc cuirass from the famous Guttmann Collection of Greek and Roman artifacts