Delivery includes displayed shoulder doubling made of same material with leather border and authentic brass buttons and hooks. The leather has been vegetable-tanned.
We offer these Roman maille shirts in three sizes: M, L and XL.
Made from round, 1.6 mm thick spring steel rings with an internal diameter of just 8 mm this fabric offers much more strength and protection than the regular butted mild steel chain mail. The netting is 4 in 1, the typical European weave.
We call this maille type BTW (Butted Tensile Wire).
Due to it's excellent value for a fair price, BTW-maille is perfect for beginning re-enactors looking for good protection and solid quality. The natural finish allow rust but provides an authentic look.
Details for BTW-lorica Hamata size Medium:
- Chest circumference: approx. 120 cm when fully extended, i.e. with Subarmalia (padding), your chest circumference should not exceed 105 cm
- Length: approx. 80 cm
- Material: spring steel
- Internal ring diameter: approx. 8 mm
- Ring thickness: approx. 1.6 mm
- Finish: natural (slightly oiled)
- Weight: approx. 10 kg