Polish Hussars Gorget
This gorget is a reproduction of a Polish hussar gorget from the Museum of the Polish Army in Warsaw (Shown in last photo). The hussars were a form of European shock cavalry fielded between the 16th to 18th century. Famous for their large formation cavalry charges and elaborate feather wings.
This gorget is made from 16 gauge mild steel and the accents are made from brass.
The front and back plates of the gorget are attached with a 7 cm wide leather strip which has several lacing points. The interior of the gorget is blackened to improve corrosion resistance.
Price includes gorget only. Full Hussar cavalry armour harness including helm, gorget, spaulders, vambraces, leg and cuirass showed is available separately and not included.