This greave is a replica of an early secutor greave from Pompeii, greaves like this were worn around the 1st century BC.
The secutor worn a greave over his left leg, which was placed forwards during the fight, for protection.
This greave is made of steel. It has a length of 31 cm, at the upper side it has a width of 17,5 cm and a width at the lower side of 13 cm. It is 11 cm deep.
Length: 31 cm;
Width: top 17.5 cm, bottom 13 cm;
Material: carbon steel;
Maximum leg width: 17.5 cm;
Based on a historical original: yes;
Transport weight (gram): 3000 *
Does this armour fit?
Do you wear a gambeson: add 10-15 cm to your circumference.
Do you wear a gambeson and hauberk: Add 15-20 cm to your circumference.
Tip: Is this armour too big for you? You can easily add extra padding.
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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