Gambeson VI-XIII cen...
Gambeson VI-XIII century
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There are different time of manufacture for every item: Gambesons and padded armor – 8-9 weeks; Costumes and other clothing – 4-6 weeks; Brigandines – 3-4 months; Leather accessories – 2-4 weeks. Please contact us if you would like to know more precise terms.
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Here is one of the authentic samples of brigandine, that was recreated based on the materials of excavation of the Battle of Visby (1361).
This armour is perfect for medieval tournaments and battles.
leather laces with stainless steel points
Buttons covered with fabric
leather straps with cast buckles (e14-2)
leather laces with brass points
leather straps with steel nickel-plated buckles
leather straps with cast buckles (e-19)
leather straps with cast buckles (e28-a)
Design of the bottom edge
Layers of padding
S - waist ...
S - waist 70-77 cm (28-30 in.)
M - waist ...
M - waist 77-84 cm (31-33 in.)
L - waist ...
L - waist 84-91 cm (34-36 in.)
XL - waist...
XL - waist 91-102cm (38-40 in.)
2XL - wais...
2XL - waist 102-117 cm (42-44 in.)
3XL - wais...
3XL - waist 117-127 cm (46-50 in.)
4XL - wais...
4XL - waist 127-137 cm (50-54 in.)
5XL - wais...
5XL - waist 137-147 cm (54-58 in.)
Attaching of the sleeves
Early medieval gambeson VI-...
Early medieval gambeson VI-XIII centuries
Early medieval gambeson of the VI-XIII centuries is popular model of padded armor that can be seen in the Byzantine annals and church fresco. Short sleeved gambeson was peculiar to footmen, archers and crossbowmen. Taking into consideration the short sleeves, this medieval gambeson had been worn by people who did not take participation in close fights, or did not have enough money for totally closed gambeson armor. Made-to-measure gambeson may be sewn by two ways: machine manufacturing. Tailors will make padded armor by your parameters, using sewing machine. hand sewing. Custom gambeson will be completely sewn by hands of our tailors. Such type of manufacture is historical one and is offered for additional costs. You can use this gambeson for: SCA HEMA Larp Stage performances Medieval festivals Reenactment events Base price includes following options: 1-2 layers of padding (natural sheet wadding 50% cotton, 50% wool); Natural (uncoloured) cotton for outer and inner shell; Standard s..
Sleeveless gambeson of XII-...
Sleeveless gambeson of XII-XIII centuries
Sleeveless gambeson was very popular model of padded armour in XII-XIII centuries and was used mostly by archers or soldiers, who didn't take a participation in combats. This gambison is necessary part of medieval soldier's costume, despite of poor safety. Made-to-measure gambeson may be sewn by two ways: machine manufacturing. Tailors will make padded armor by your parameters, using sewing machine. hand sewing. Custom gambeson will be completely sewn by hands of our tailors. Such type of manufacture is historical one and is offered for additional costs. You can use this gambeson for: SCA HEMA Larp Stage performances Medieval festivals Reenactment events Base price includes following options: 1-2 layers of padding (natural sheet wadding 50% cotton, 50% wool); Natural (uncoloured) cotton for outer and inner shell; XS-size; Black leather straps; Straight bottom edge; Quantity of padding layer depends on the main armour. If you plan to wear quilted gambeson under the chainmail, s..
HEMA style gambeson
HEMA style gambeson
HEMA style gambeson or Gentlemen prefer leather laces First of all, have a look at HEMA gambeson in front of you. Do you know, what makes it as it is? That nice overlap of flaps on the chest part. Firstly, there is always additional protection of body. As even if two layered gambeson was ordered, you will get four layers of protection on the chest. Secondly, there is a severe conformity to HEMA standards. We will talk more specifically about it. In case, two honorable gentlemen have a modicum of free time, desire to warm-up and specific knowledges about Historical European martial arts, so why would two honorable gentlemen and their comrades, having discussed about martial arts a little bit, not to rough up each other with bats. Without evil intent, but as a part of historical experiment only. That’s how a soldier, writer, swordsman and true gentlemen Alfred Hutton were considering in the 1862 year, when he organized his own Cameron Fencing Club and published 12-page manual for historical fencing “Swordsmanship”. ..