From about 100 AD till 300 AD Roman legionnaires wore this kind of armour made of metal plates which offered good protection and was still flexible enough to move and fight.
This reproduction was made in a small size especially for children.
The model is based on parts of armour found at Corbridge near Hadrian's wall.
The two chest metal plates are connected with leather straps and are fixed to the shoulder parts with straps too.
Overall length is abt. 40 cm / 15.75 inch
It was handmade from steel weighs abt. 3.8 kg / 8.4 lbs.
It fits chest sizes from 96 cm / 37,79 inch to 110 cm / 43.3 inch