Viking gambesons / Padded body armour

Our thick Viking gambesons are made of 3 layers of padding with a stitched linen outer to make them authentic. Great for training and for full contact re-enactment displays. Available in 3 standard sizes but custom sizes can be ordered via email.

MMGA7V - Viking Gambeson

MMGA7V - Viking Gambeson

Knee length natural linen Viking gambeson.

  • Triple-padded cotton wadding with stitched linen outer.
  • Side split at the bottom to make it easy to get on and off.
  • Wear either as a standalone piece or under your outer armour.
  • All sizes around 100cm (39.5") long, but longer / shorter versions can be made.
  • All sizes made to order in 6 - 8 weeks at present.
  • Standard sizes are M, L & XL, but larger / smaller sizes can be made.
  • Medium: Weight - 3.5kg (7.7lb).
  • Large: Weight - 4kg (8.8lb).
  • Medium: Weight - 4.5kg (9.9lb).

MMGA7V - Viking Gambeson - M: Waist / chest girth: Up to 101cm (40"):
£158.00 (US$ | €)

MMGA7V - Viking Gambeson - L: Waist / chest girth: Up to: 117cm (46"):
£158.00 (US$ | €)

MMGA7V - Viking Gambeson - XL: Waist / chest girth: Up to: 142cm (56"):
£158.00 (US$ | €)