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Title Household Cavalry cuirass set
Nationality British
Period c 1950
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This is the type of armour still worn today by the Household Cavalry on parade (eg outside sentry boxes in Whitehall). This example, with the original London tailor's label of Firmin & Sons Plc, has all its original calf leather lining intact and in good condition. It has a silver-plated finish over mild steel with a brass trim.

It is complete with a white leather buff waist belt and brass shoulder straps.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.


[Militaria : Armour : British : 20th Century]

testimonials

The parcel has arrived - at the time you indicated.

The sword lives up to expectations and looks even better than on the website. The detail and etching is superb.

Thanks so much for your help and the extra information.

R P, UK, 27.02.2016

Just to let you know that the spoon came this morning and I am really pleased with it.

I C, Channel Islands, 26.02.2011

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