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ID: 100

1854 Pattern Third Empire French Cuirassiers Breastplate And Backplate

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A beautiful other ranks 1854 pattern breast and backplate to a French cuirassier made by Klingenthal. Date illegible but probably dates between 1854-59. Other visible markings include breast and backplate dimensions and manufacturer marks. Possible regimental marks can be seen on the armour although they have not been deciphered.

Good condition and complete with the exception of the leather waist strap which no longer exists.

Seller Details

  • Address:
  • 21,
  • Watergate,
  • Whitchurch,
  • SY131DP,
  • Shropshire,
  • UK
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