- Material: Mild Steel
- Wire Thickness – 17 gauge
- Ring Size – 8 mm (internal diameter)
- Ring Type – 4 type Available
- Finishing – Oil finished
- Linkage Type – Riveted
- Size – 3 Size Available
How to select chest size for this 8mm Riveted Oil Finished Medieval Chainmail :-
- If your chest is in between 40″-45″, Select Medium size
- If your chest is in between 46″-50”’, Select Large size
- If your chest is in between 51″-55″, Select XL size
Note :- Measure your chest size after wearing padded Gambeson.
About Chainmail :-
Chainmail, also known as chainmaille or chainmail, is a type of armor that has stood the test of time. It was widely used by the fierce Norse warriors during the Viking Age, which spanned from the 8th to the 11th century.
Made from thousands of small metal rings linked together, Chainmail provided excellent protection against slashing and cutting weapons, such as swords and axes. The rings were meticulously woven to create a flexible mesh that covered the wearer’s body, offering both mobility and defense.
Medieval Chainmail was not only functional but also a symbol of status and power. The intricate craftsmanship displayed the skill of the armorer and the wealth of the wearer. It was often accompanied by other protective gear like helmets, shields, and leather garments to enhance overall protection.
Nevertheless, the legacy of Viking Chainmail lives on in historical reenactments and modern interpretations. Its iconic appearance and rich history continue to captivate enthusiasts and serve as a reminder of the valor and strength of the Norse warriors.