Our thick Viking gambesons are made of 2 layers of padding with a stitched linen outer to make them authentic. Great for training and for full contact re-enactment displays.
Large size in stock with armpit holes for better movement (ALL other sizes currently made to order in 6-8 weeks).
Knee length natural linen Viking gambeson.
- Double-padded cotton wadding with stitched linen outer.
- Side split at the bottom to make it easy to get on and off.
- Wear either as a standalone piece or under your outer armour.
- All sizes around 100cm (39.5 inches) long, but longer / shorter versions can be made upon request.
- Standard sizes are M, L & XL, but larger / smaller sizes can be made.
- Medium: Waist / chest girth: Up to 101cm (40 inches), Weight - 2.9kg (6.4lb).
- Large: Waist / chest girth: Up to: 115cm (45 inches), Weight - 3.2kg (7lb).
- XL: Waist / chest girth: Up to: 127cm (50 inches): Weight - 3.5kg (7.7lb).
- 2XL: Waist / chest girth: Up to: 142cm (56 inches): Weight - 4kg (8.8lb).