A shoulder piece like this is also called a pixane. Pixanes were sewn to the gambeson and were usually worn underneath the suit of armour. As a result the wearer was also protected on open spots in the suit of armour.
This shoulder piece consists of flat rings riveted with wedge rivets and round, butted rings. They are interwoven 4 in 1 and have an inner diameter of 8 mm. It measures 36 x 27 cm and has a neck opening of 15 x 14 cm. It weighs approx. 0,6 kg.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
- Spring steel
- 1,6 mm
- 8 mm
- Mixed flat rings wedge rivets
- 1:4 weaving