Steel Body Armour

The chest is, without a doubt, the largest target on a body going into battle. Luckily, if you shopped at Medieval Armour beforehand, you'll already have an edge in the form of steel body armour. Fully protected by the steel cuirass or harness of your choice, you can advance into the enemy ranks without fear, knowing that your torso is well-protected by layers of steel armour. We offer a wide selection of fully functional body armour that is designed to not only keep you safe, but replicate the look and feel of various historic and medieval classes of warriors, ranging from Roman soldiers to classic knights in their shining plate armour. Our steel body armour comes in different shapes and forms, ranging from a typical steel breastplate or steel cuirass to the much-needed steel backplate, which when worn together wraps your torso in a complete layer of steel (or steel and leather, depending on the backplate chosen). Being made from steel, this is battle ready armour, making it perfect as both LARP armour (live action roleplay) and as SCA body armour. This steel armour comes in various different styles, ranging from classic medieval armour fit for any soldier to the gothic armour of later medieval knights, down to the classic Roman lorica segmentas that were favored by soldiers in the Roman Legion. Fully functional and incredibly detailed, the steel body armour you'll find here at Medieval Armour is just the protection you need when you're planning to walk onto the field of battle, whether you're doing so for a stated production, a grand LARP battle, or even a reenactment with live or blunted blades!
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Lorica Segmentata

Item # AH-3851
The Lorica Segmentata is the armor that is typically pictured whenever the common person pictures a Roman soldier. This armor features a look that is every-bit as protective as a series of interlocked metal plates appears.

Medieval Kings Breastplate

Item # AH-4371
Any warrior knows that the quickest way to ones heart is directly through the ribs, and that is what makes a breastplate so important! This Medieval Kings Breastplate offers a good defense and also some unique style for your look, too.

Medieval Steel Breastplate

Item # HW-700262
The Medieval Steel Breastplate is a great choice for any knight, mercenary, or well-armoured adventurer. This polished steel breastplate protects the chest down to the waist, where it flares out briefly, accented by round brass studs.

Medieval Templar Breastplate

Item # AH-4373
Any warrior knows that the quickest way to ones heart is directly through the ribs, and that is what makes a breastplate so important! This Medieval Templar Breastplate offers a good defense and also some unique style for your look, too.

Merc Light Armour

Item # MCI-3355
The life of a sell-sword is dangerous, requiring a level of speed and skill to stay alive when fighting your designated enemies. Stay light, but protected, with the Merc Light Armour! This breastplate will protect the important stuff!

Merc Light Armour - Epic Dark

Item # MCI-3490
Mercenaries, rogues, thieves, and other dexterous adventurers need armour that is easy to wear and that moves as they do. The Merc Light Armour in Epic Dark is an essential breastplate harness perfect for these characters and more.

Mortimer Breastplate

Item # MY101081
Whether you are a mercenary, adventurer, or knight, you need to wear armour to protect yourself. Wear the Mortimer Breastplate on a journey or quest. This cuirass is fantastic for cosplay and roleplaying events, like LARP battles.

Muscle Cuirass

Item # AH-3875
The Muscle Cuirass is an example of classic Greek armour that would have been favored by any Greek warrior going into battle. The sculpted look of the armour was not only highly effective, but it also enhanced a warriors appearance.

Pikeman Cuirass

Item # MH-A0798
Use the Pikeman Cuirass as the base for your next historic look. Including a breastplate, backplate, and attached tassets, this partial plate armour set offers great protection alongside its classic and versatile medieval style.

Polished Steel Milanese Armour

Item # MCI-3175
Your officer makes his way down the line of soldiers. He announces the call to arms and you double check that the buckles of your Polished Steel Milanese Armour are securely fastened before raising your sword, preparing to charge.

Raider Armour - Epic Dark/Rust

Item # MCI-3700
Whether you are an orc or a ferocious barbarian raider, you need to protect your upper body from the enemy. Wear the Epic Dark/Rust Raider Armour. This cuirass is great for LARP events, cosplay conventions, and stage productions.

Ready For Battle Breastplate - Dark Metal Finish

Item # MCI-2512
Just because you are looking to get some armor does not mean you need to spend a fortune on it. This Ready for Battle Breastplate - Dark Metal Finish is protection for a modest sum of coinage, one that looks as good as it performs!