What does the word corselet mean?

Usage examples for corselet

  1. M. de Montsoreau, who, travel- stained and in his corselet, had the second place of honour at the foot of the table, frowned. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. Blue wing- cases, braided with white on the outer edge and each adorned with three white dots; a red corselet, with a blue disk in the centre. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre