Carabinier à Cheval’s HELMET & CUIRASSE, model 1810, FIRST EMPIRE
A Mexican cavalryman’s cuirass captured by American officer Colonel William S. Harney during the 1846-1848 Mexican-American War. Manufactured c. 1832-1839. [2267×3113]
Armor breastplate taken from an officer in the 5th New York Cavalry on May 24, 1862, during the First Battle of Winchester.
from The American Civil War Museum
Garde Kurassier, Imperial Germany
French Cuirassier’s armor Mle1825 for troopers of Charles X’s Royal Guard
Cuiassier breastplate vs musketball.