French Carabinier Cuirasse Backplate for enlisted man. Model 1856.

French Carabinier Cuirasse Backplate for enlisted man. Model 1856.

Original condition left uncleaned. Hard to find as mostly the fronts where used for display purpose.

Steel cuirasse overlaid with Brass. Nicely marked inside. "Mft. Imp ale de Chatel. - Avril 1865" "2ème Taille - 2ème Largeur, N 173". This would be the best we can read of it. A picture of the markings is listed along. Backplate comes with the original shoulder straps but leather is mostly missing or broken off. Strap is also broken off and missing.

Overall condition in excellent as mostly surface rust, and it would clean quit easily (one picture shows a little ruling of the surface wit clean underneath. NOTE if paying by Paypal Please add an additional $40 to the calculated shipping charges for larger box and heavier weight. It is estimated that the total cost of shipping will be around $80 within the USA and $100 international.

  • Price : $500
  • Overall condition : Excellent
  • Reference : Misc17FR

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