The most popular medieval gambeson of X-XII centuries among european knights. Warriors worn such type of gambeson under the chaimail, and in this case gambeson had 4-6 layers of padding. If you plan to wear it under brigandine orplate armour, so 2 layers of padding will be enough. Gambeson had been pulled over the head and had a lacing on the back side of neck.
Sleeves can be sewn or have holes under armpits. More often it has being made of linen or wool, but gambesons made of leather or cotton are known too. Such models are typical for knights, who were taking a participation in crusades and were seeing the war on the Holy Land. For better protection, we recommend to use this gambeson together with chausses and brigandine. There are two layers of padding in sleeves by default.
Gambeson for our lovely ladies. Available colours: natural(uncolored), black.Don't hesitate to ask any questions! Also, our workshop Steel Mastery manufactures gambesons under the individual order, if you need not a standard size, different color, etc. For our gambesons we use only natural materials. In our gambesons body does not overheat during active training and tournaments. Our gambesons designed for an active combat. Our workshop has the ability to make your gambeson considering all your requirements. As a result, you get the gambeson for which you choose material, exact dimensions and we can sew your heraldic emblem (blazon) or motto of your house.
The item "European Gambeson Padded Armor Medieval Reenactment SCA LARP by Steel Mastery" is in sale since Thursday, July 14, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Other Militaria".The seller is "armoryworld" and is located in Kyiv, Kyiv. This item can be shipped worldwide.