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medieval body armor that covers the chest and back

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The toga, the Roman civic costume par excellence of both emperors and private persons, is absent from Cyprus, and what seems to be the only other mode of representation for Roman emperors was to show them cuirassed, as in the case of a number of (headless) statues from the theatre of Salamis.
37) One of them seems to represent a cuirassed figure, and due to their colossal scale they can only have been intended for a public building.