Lorica Segmentata B

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Lorica Segmentata
(Also available in Stainless steel, AH3851SS and Aluminium, AH3815AL)
SKU: AH3851


Actual Weight: -----
Shipping Weight: -----
MSRP: -----



Product Detail



Product Name:Lorica Segmentata
(Also available in Stainless steel, AH3851SS and Aluminium, AH3815AL)

SKU:AH3851


Features

  • segmented body armor
  • available in 3 different metals, carbon steel, stainless steel for lower maintenance , or aluminum
  • brass fittings
  • leather strapping for adjustablity
  • approx. 23 lbs
  • can be adjusted fit chest sizes of 38" to 46"

Description

Corbridge type (Variant A) lorica segmentata. 18-gauge High Carbon Mild Steel, leather lacing on this piece can be adjusted fit chest sizes of 38" to 46", Weight: 23 lb.


Stainless steel version, AH3851SS by Daniyal Steel Crafts Version: made of 18 gauge mild steel, with brass furniture and vegetable tanned leather strapping; generally available in size 42-44, but other sizes are available upon request. Consider it to be the most historically accurate version of the Corbridge A commercially available. Extensive research, and redesign with a eye to correct previous problems, by some of the finest scholarly minds, have yielded an Authenticity rating of a 9.75-10.

Aluminium version, AH3815AL

Historical Period

Ca. AD 30-250

Inspiration

In 1964, a hoard of armaments was excavated in Corbridge, England (lending its name to the type), which included sections of as many as twelve different sets of this type of armor. Plus the Trajan's Column Friezes.