Gorgets were used as protection until the late 17th century. The gorget protected the throat and the opening between the neck and the cuirass. This gorget overlaps a part of the cuirass and can be worn combined with other plate armour.
The gorget is made of 1,6 mm thick steel and is suitable for a neck with a circumference up to 53 cm.
Material: carbon steel;
Steel thickness: 1.6 mm;
Based on a historical original: yes;
Transport weight (gram): 3000 *
Attaching armour & chainmail
To attach your armour or chainmail securely, you can attach leather laces to your gambeson and fasten these to your armour / chainmail. The armour thus remains in position during a fight.
Maintenance & care
Prevent rust and corrosion by oiling your armour regularly. Remove rust easily with black sandpaper.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
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