Medieval Soldier Lorica Segmentata Armor - Centurion Cuirass
Medieval Soldier Lorica Segmentata Armor - Centurion Cuirass .The lorica segmentata is a type of segmented armor exclusively used during the Roman Empire This armor consists of broad steel strips/plates, fastened to thick leather straps, which are arranged horizontally on the body, overlapping downwards. The fitments that close the various plate sections together made of polished brass fittings, adding a beautiful touch of class to this Cuirass The cuirass is tied shut front and back with leather thongs. The upper body and shoulders are protected by additional shoulder guards. The shoulder guard (Pauldron) is well decorated with polished brass hinges and rivets.