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Medieval Gambesons

If you are wearing steel armor a gambeson or padded under armour is a necessity for you. These Medieval gambesons will help eliminate being pinched by the steel armor every time you move. Medieval Gambesons are very popular for wearing under leather armor and chainmail armour for added comfort. Medieval gambesons come in a variety of colors that range from black, brown and white.  Our functional gambesons come in sizes from small to extra large.


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Warriors Medieval Gambeson

Warriors Medieval Gambeson

Our Warriors Medieval Gambeson is such a versatile piece for your wardrobe. You can wear this thick padded gambeson under your leather or steel armour for comfort and fit or wear it as a jacket or doublet. Perfect for winter time gaming or re-enacting.
MCI-2328
$87.30

Robin of Locksley Gambeson

Robin of Locksley Gambeson

A gambeson worthy of the outlaw that wore it, Robin of Locksley. Heavy two-piece garment consists of a corduroy undershirt with padded and studded sleeves and a quilted sleeveless gambeson that goes over the undershirt.
100476
$175.00

Early Gambeson

Early Gambeson

Our gambeson is of a type worn from the early middle ages well on through the Renaissance. The Early Gambeson is also typically worn under plate armour to prevent the armour from pinching your skin when in motion.
100278
$99.00

Padded Gambeson

Padded Gambeson

This paddded gambeson is perfect for LARP, so it is better for leather armour or light steel armour. The sleeves are a half sleeve length and the underarms are designed with holes which provide ease of movement and good ventilation.
MCI-2327
$43.20

Little John Leather Gambeson

Little John Leather Gambeson

We are proud to offer this officially licensed replica of the leather gambeson worn by Little John in the epic action-adventure motion picture Robin Hood from Universal Pictures and director Ridley Scott. This 100% leather gambeson has a distressed finish
882505
$149.00

Padded Arm Bracers

Padded Arm Bracers

These padded arm bracers are great to wear under steel or leather arm bracers. They will prevent any 'skin pinching' and stop your bracers from sliding around. Made from padded, quilted black fabric and lace up in the back for closure.
MCI-2325
$14.40

Arming Gambeson

Arming Gambeson

Arming Gambeson is available in natural color only at this time. An arming gambeson is a special padded jacket worn under armour. The arming gambeson was specially designed so that parts of the armor could be sewn to it in order to improve security.
AB0158
$119.00

Medieval Gambeson

Medieval Gambeson

This style of gambeson has strap-and-buckle front closures and open armpits, providing mobility and ventilation without over-compromising protection. Our Medieval Gambeson is crafted in heavy-duty padded canvas.
AB0138
$149.00

Crusader Upper Leg Padding

Crusader Upper Leg Padding

The Crusader upper leg padding provides padding to the thigh area and laces up in the back of the leg for adjustability. The Crusader upper leg has a re-enforced knee made of leather to prevent damage to the knee or tearing of the pad.
AB0283
$45.00

Archers Gambeson

Archers Gambeson

This Archers Gambeson replicates a 15th. Century garment but is representative of gambesons worn by archers over a wide time span. The Archers Gambeson is crafted in heavy-duty padded canvas giving it excellent blow-absorbing properties.
AB3247
$130.00

Padded Greaves

Padded Greaves

These padded greaves are great to wear under steel or leather greaves. They will prevent any 'skin pinching' and stop your greaves from sliding around. Made from padded, quilted black fabric and lace up in the back for closure.
MCI-2326
$18.90

Gambeson

Gambeson

A gambeson would be worn either separately or in combination with maille or plate armour. Our gambeson is made of fine quilted canvas that will both protect and provide an accurate period outfit for re-enacting.
AB0143
$149.00

Upper Leg Padding With Steel

Upper Leg Padding With Steel

This upper leg padding provides padding to the thigh area and laces up in the back of the leg for adjustability. The upper leg has a re-enforced 14 gauge steel plate to give it strength when kneeling to prevent damage to the knee or tearing of the pad.
AB0303
$45.00

Gambeson for Jack Chains

Gambeson for Jack Chains

This jacket is part of a Jack Chains, Sallet, Gauntlets, and Glaive set reproduced from museum originals. It is provided with leather arm ties for attaching our AB2729 Jack Chains and has leather-tie closures with leather reinforced eyelets.
AB2724
$149.00

Jon Snow's Night Watch Gambeson

Jon Snow's Night Watch Gambeson

For a brother of the Night's Watch, it is important not only to wear something that shields against the cold, but also protects against impact too. And this Jon Snow's Night Watch Gambeson does just that, while also featuring a nice look and style.
889701
$110.00

Closed Front Gambeson

Closed Front Gambeson

The closed Front gambeson is crafted in heavy-duty padded canvas that has excellent blow-absorbing properties when worn separately and provides superior protection from cuts when worn under mail or plate.
AB2948
$149.00

Closed Front Gambeson

Closed Front Gambeson

The closed Front gambeson is crafted in heavy-duty padded canvas that has excellent blow-absorbing properties when worn separately and provides superior protection from cuts when worn under mail or plate.
AB2944
$149.00

Game of Thrones Eddard Stark Gambeson

Game of Thrones Eddard Stark Gambeson

Whether Lord Eddard Stark was riding and hunting in the north, battling his enemies, or serving as King's Hand in the South, he always dressed the part. Usually, that meant wearing this Game of Thrones Eddard Stark Gambeson, thanks to its versatility.
889704
$110.00

Padded Collar

Padded Collar

Our Get Dress For Battle padded collar provides thick padding to protect the collar, lower neck and upper chest. Our padded collar comes in black or natural. This collar has been designed to give full comfort, freedom of movement and protection for the neck and shoulders.
AB3947
$45.00

RFB Padded Armour

RFB Padded Armour

Padded armor has been in use since the dawn of time. After all, extra padding can go a long way towards helping man survive almost any encounter. This RFB Padded Armour puts traditional padded armor in your hands to keep you safe in combat.
MCI-2358
$97.00

Padded Archers Armour

Padded Archers Armour

Archers weren't usually expected to be involved in the heaviest fighting, and so archers were typically only armored in light materials, like this Padded Archer's Armour, which allowed them to remain light, mobile, and distant, to make use of their bow.
AH-6073V
$164.00

Gladiator Padded Arm Guard

Gladiator Padded Arm Guard

Not all armor is made of leather and metal. The gladiators, particularly, were known for wearing cloth armor pieces, like this Gladiator Padded Arm Guard, to provide a degree of protection while still preserving the warrior's mobility and agility.
AH-6231P
$81.00

Stitched Sleeve Gambeson

Stitched Sleeve Gambeson

Traditionally worn under armor, padded protection like this Stitched Sleeve Gambeson fulfills a wide array of purposes. First and foremost, though, it enhances protection, making any accompanied suit of armor that much more effective in battle.
AH-PA6077-RC
$140.40

Medieval Long Gambeson

Medieval Long Gambeson

A warrior wore many layers when they were going into battle. Beyond underclothing, this Medieval Long Gambeson is one of the first of many important protections that any warrior would have worn, and one that any reenactor would wish to put on, as well.
AH-PA6074-RC
$135.00

Padded Gladiator Leg Guards

Padded Gladiator Leg Guards

Given that armor generally reduces harm to a warrior, it is reasonable that gladiators did not wear much armor. After all, it was intended as a fantastic spectacle. Thus, many warriors who fought wore cloth armor, like these Padded Gladiator Leg Guards.
AH-6230
$117.00

Padded Arming Cuisses

Padded Arming Cuisses

When marching into battle, you can never have too much protection. These Padded Arming Cuisses are traditionally worn on the upper legs and serves to provide extra padding and protection to keep you mobile during your next medieval conflict.
AH-PA2047
$45.00
 
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