Roman Phalerae - Brass
Roman Phalerae, Brass
A phalera was a gold, silver, or bronze sculpted disk worn on the breastplate during parades by Roman soldiers who had been awarded it as a type of medal or trophy.
Roman military units could also be awarded phalerae for distinguished conduct in action. These awards were often mounted on the staffs of the unit's standards.
Height overall: middle strap approx. 42 cm, outer straps approx. 36 cm
Circumference Chest, adjustable: from approx. 81 cm til max. 96 cm
Circumference Waist, adjustable: from approx. 97 cm til 116 cm
Material: brass, approx. 3 mm & vegetable tanned leather, approx. 3 mm
Weight: approx. 2.2 kg
Shipping Weight: 3.00 kg