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Armour, F96.4

Physical Description

Body armour. Has thick middle section constructed from small rectangles of iron, covered in ?lacquer. Shoulder straps constructed from ?leather, with light green and dark blue toggles that hold them over and attach to breastplate. Underside of shoulder straps has hexagonal shapes, which have dark blue material over iron shapes. Six tare like sections hang down from each side of the do, or breastplate, and are held on by light green and dark blue cord. Tare sections are constructed from 5 metal sections. All attached with light green and dark blue cording. Armour opens/closes PR side. Join with light green cording.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 730 x 570 x 250mm

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