An Italian term for a sort of cuirass, also called 'brigandine.' In Italian, this might also be called an animetta, and in French this is called an anime.
Related term(s): Cuirass; Brigandine; Animetta; Anime
Category: Armour and Shields
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 23.