Feb 27, 2016 · Includes Roman Armour Breastplate, Silver, Deluxe, Latex Only available in one size Our dedicated in-house Safety team ensure that all of our products are manufactured and rigorously tested to comply with the latest EU and American Safety standards and regulations.3.7/5(8). “Under the Roman republic all the legionaries wore a bronze cuirass consisting of a breast and back plate with a border of pendent leather straps defending the lower part of the body.” (The Encyclopedia Americana, 1903) The Greek word used for “breastplate” is thorax, Strong’s #2382.
Roman military personal equipment was produced in small numbers to established patterns, and it was used in an established manner. These standard patterns and uses were called the res militaris or disciplina.Its regular practice during the Roman Republic and Roman Empire led to military excellence and victory. The equipment gave the Romans a very distinct advantage over their barbarian enemies. Save roman soldier breastplate to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. + Items in search results. SPONSORED. Price refinements - Carousel. Roman Soldier LORICA SEGMENTATA Breast Plate Armor SCA Christmas Gift For Father. Brand New. $189.00. From India. or Best Offer. Free Shipping. Watch.
Roman-esque Soldier Uniform - From Cardboard!: This instructable will show you how I made a Roman-esque Centurion/Legionnaire/soldier outfit.Some background: I previously made a version of this costume in about 5 hours with some tape, cardboard, and spray paint about 12 years ago. The costume. About 1550, the breast-piece of the cuirass was characterized by a vertical central ridge, called the tapul, having near its center a projecting point. Somewhat later, the tapul was moved lower on the breast. Eventually, the profile of the plate began to resemble a pea pod and, as such, was referred to as the peascod cuirass.