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french cuirassiers armour.

Postby mick taylor » October 3rd, 2015, 11:31 am

I have a French cuirassiers breast and back plate and im looking for the red lining that goes behind.what do they call it and is it possible to buy one.regards Mick Taylor.
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Re: french cuirassiers armour.

Postby Dominique T. » October 4th, 2015, 4:25 pm

It is called "fraise".
http://www.armae.com/blog/la-cuirasse-du-cuirassier-sous-le-ier-empire.html

You should contact cuirassier re-enactors, they should be able to help you.
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Re: french cuirassiers armour.

Postby Dominique T. » October 4th, 2015, 4:26 pm

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