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Get dressed for Battle

Basilard Daggers
Basilard Dagger: "Basilard" term arrives from its origin Basel in Switzerland. Basilard is one for the earliest form of European Daggers. Our copy is based on the origin kept at Metropolitan Museum and is of 14th Century. An identical example is also pictured and described in " A Record of European Armour and Arms" by Sir Guy Francis Laking, in volume III at page 10, plate 748. This dagger which was in the collection of Sir Guy Francis Laking and is described as having been found in Germany near Frankfurt am Main and is dated by Mr. Laking as early 15th C. Basilard Dagger - Made of High Carbon Steel Blade. Supplied with Leather Sheath. The blade goes through the handle and is also riveted at the end. Blade Length 24.5cm Blade Width 4.25cm Total Length 39cm Blade Thickness 5.5mm Weight 0.400kg Material High Carbon Steel

€58.99*

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Medieval pan scraper- 29.5 x 5 cm
The GDFB medieval camp and fire equipments and kitchen accessories are all handmade and perfect for re-enactors. In the assortment are medieval spoons, all hand carved from wood and horn, hand forged cutlery and wooden and horn plates as they were used through out the middle ages. Medieval wooden pan scraper, hand carved. Details: Measures: approx. 29.5 x 5 cm Material: wood

€4.99*

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Matching Braies Shorts
The origin boxer shorts. Braies were worn in conjunction with separate Trousers. 13th/14th C.- 100% Handwoven Linen -One size fits all. Size Standard Colour Natural Material 100% Hand Woven Linen

€32.92*

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Crusader Faceplate helmet - 12th Century, Size L
Similar in appearance to a spangenhelmet, this particular piece is a replica of a West European helmet of the period. It was widely used by Crusaders. Our replica is constructed from 2mm (14 gauge) steel and has an adjustable, spider style, leather liner and chinstrap. The skull is reenforced with a 2mm (14 Gauge) crossband riveted on to it. The robust faceplate is made of 3mm steel. With adjustable leather liner and chinstrap. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm

€114.89*

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Man's 15th C. Trousers -Black, Size XL
Trousers were the forerunner of modern pants. Ours come complete with codpiece. Made from wool (Minimum Wool Content 85% Guaranteed) - 100% Linen lining used. Size Length S 96,25 cm M 98,75 cm L 101,25 cm XL 103,75 cm XXL 106,25 cm

€52.90*

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Battleaxe- Early 11th century -Cemetery of Lutomiersk - w/out wooden shaft
This Battle Axe is handcrafted in Mild Steel. Gewicht 0,800kg Material Stahlblech

€34.90*

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14th Century Knight's Protection- Shoulders-14 G with leather st
Shoulder Protection for 14th Century Knight's Protection made of 14 gauge (1,6 mm) steel with leather straps. The article is delivered in pairs.

€69.90*

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Man's 15th C. Trousers - Natural Brown, Size XXL
Trousers were the forerunner of modern pants. Ours come complete with codpiece. Made from wool (Minimum Wool Content 85% Guaranteed) - 100% Linen lining used. Size Length S 96,25 cm M 98,75 cm L 101,25 cm XL 103,75 cm XXL 106,25 cm

€52.90*

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Crusader Upper Leg Padding with Steel Protection, Size XL
Gamboised cuisses are the equivalent of a gambeson for the thigh. Suitable for impressions from the 11th to the 14th century. These are padded with wool blankets vertically quilted between layers of 100% cotton canvas. A steel poleyn is stitched on to the cuisse, which helps to protect the knee. Supplied with a cotton cord tipped with brass aiglets. Size Length M 37,5 cm L 38,75 cm XL 40 cm XXL 41,25 cm

€49.90*

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Gambeson 13th C., Size XL
Gambesons were an extremely common sight on the Medieval battlefieds of the 13th century. They could be worn both over a mail shirt, or under it. They could even be used as a stand alone armour in their own right, and quite often they were. Our gambesons are constructed with an inner lining and outer shell of 100% cotton. They are padded with layers of woolen blankets. This piece features a front closure secured with leather straps and buckles. The armpits are open and stitched with leather. Size Length M 88 cm L 91 cm XL 94 cm XXL 96 cm

€113.91*

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Man's 15th C. Trousers - Natural Brown, Size L
Trousers were the forerunner of modern pants. Ours come complete with codpiece. Made from wool (Minimum Wool Content 85% Guaranteed) - 100% Linen lining used. Size Length S 96,25 cm M 98,75 cm L 101,25 cm XL 103,75 cm XXL 106,25 cm

€52.90*

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The Valsgrade 5 Helmet - Size XXL
Made after the Valsgarde farm where it was excavated during the early part of the 20th century, this helmet dates to about the 8th century during the Vendel Age. Our replica is decorated with historically correct brass fittings. It is constructed of 1.6mm (16 gauge) steel with leather inserts and chin straps. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm XXL 65 cm

€219.00*

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Riveting tool for Wedge Rivets
This steel tool is intended for riveting loose rivet chainmail links together. Its pincer-like head has indentations by which to insert the two links and their corresponding rivet.ᅠ

€19.90*

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Jaw Bone Sallet, Size M
Similar to the Archer's Sallet, this one featuers a visor. So made because the lower edge of the visor runs along the lower edge of the wearer's jaw. This sallet is a Mid 15th Century style and is made of 2mm (14 guage) steel with Leather inserts and Straps with a reinforcing browplate. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm

€139.00*

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Flat rings with Wedge rivets
Rings and Rivets to make Chainmail, Coif, Gloves, Shirts, etc One Packet consisting of 1000 pcs. Ring Type Flat Ring Round Riveted Chainmail Ring Diameter 9mm Thickness 18Gauge Weight 0.4kg

€12.90*

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Viking shoes, Size 12
Some More Points: 100% Natural Leather Complete Handstitched Dark Brown Leather Upper and thick Leather Sole. Material Leather Colour Dark Brown Height from Sole 16cm Thickness of Sole 6 mm

€74.90*

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Medieval dipper- 34.5 x 7.5 cm
The GDFB medieval camp and fire equipments and kitchen accessories are all handmade and perfect for re-enactors. In the assortment are medieval spoons, all hand carved from wood and horn, hand forged cutlery and wooden and horn plates as they were used through out the middle ages. Medieval wooden dipper, hand carved. Details: Measures: approx. 34.5 x 7.5 cm Material: wood

€4.99*

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Fluted buckler with riveted steel grip, 38 cm diameter
This fluted buckler is spun from 14 gauge steel (2 mm) with riveted steel grip, mirror polished. Details: Diameter: 38 cm Material: 2 mm steel

€69.90*

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Churburg Legs - 14th century - without brass decorations
The well-known armor at the Churburg in South Tyrol comes from both Innsbruck and Milan armories of the 14th and 15th centuries.As a result of these different areas of origin, the Churburg armor shows both different styles and a wide variety of sizes.< br>Get Dressed for Battle uses the Churburg legware to reconstruct part of the armor made in Milan for Ulrich von Matsch, which dates to 1361-1365.The legware is handcrafted from 1.6 mm steel driven. The material thickness of the knee tiles is even 2 mm.The Churburg leggings are delivered with all the straps necessary for fastening.This version of the leggings deliberately does without the eye-catching brass applications that are found on many Churburg armor are found. However, Get Dressed for Battle also offers a version with brass decorations. Details: Size: Standard Material: sheet steel Total length: 44cm Thickness: 1.6mm((knee 2mm) Weight (pair): 3,950kg

€229.90*

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Aventail bronze edge jagged- 9 mm
An aventail is a mail curtain that was attached to the lower edge of a helmet. This protected the neck and the uppper shoulder area depending on the length of the mail. Often times there was padding worn underneath the mail as is seen on various Medieval effigies.Brass edge dagged - Flat Ring Wedge Rivets - Stiched on Leather - Ready to be attached to Bascinets. Our aventail is totally made by hand. Each ring is first flattened and then they are interlinked in small sections. These small sections are first riveted with wedge rivets before these sections are joined together to make an aventail. Each aventail is then checked for fitting with a bascinet before it gets stitched to a leather by hand. Ring Type Flat Ring Wedge Riveted Chainmail Ring Diameter 9mm Thickness 18Gauge Top Circumference 82cm Height 31cm Bottom Circumference 232cm Weight 2.8kg approx

€159.00*

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Crusader Flat Top 1, Size L
Based on a style that was used in the 12th/13th century and is seen extensively in period artwork, this flat-top helmet provided the soldier with full face protection long before the advent of the visor. Constructed from 2mm steel, this helmet has an adjustable, spider style leather liner and chinstrap. Größe Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm

€114.89*

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Aventail plain edge straight w/Leather Stiched
An aventail is a mail curtain that was attached to the lower edge of a helmet. This protected the neck and the uppper shoulder area depending on the length of the mail. Often times there was padding worn underneath the mail as is seen on various Medieval effigies.Plain edge Straight - Flat Ring Wedge Rivets- Stiched on Leather - Ready to be attached to Bascinets. Our aventail is totally made by hand. Each ring is first flattened and then they are interlinked in small sections. These small sections are first riveted with wedge rivets before these sections are joined together to make an aventail. Each aventail is then checked for fitting with a bascinet before it gets stitched to a leather by hand. Ring Type HIGH TENSILE WIRE BUTTED CHAINMAIL Ring Diameter 8mm Thickness 18Gauge Top Circumference 82cm Height 31cm Bottom Circumference 232cm Weight 3.5kg approx

€41.90*

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Coif Full Mantle Square Face
Coifs were basically hoods of mail. These were worn over a padding arming cap. They helped protect the neck and the upper shoulder area. Coifs were common in the early Medieval era. This style includes a ventail, which is pulled across the face in oder to provide more protection. It is secured with leather ties.

€109.00*

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Polish helmet, Size M
A wonderful reconstruction of a helmet from a 13th century find in Gorzuchy, Poland. The Eastern European style of construction lends the wearer the ability to use this piece in several interpretations ranging from High Medieval Rus to Oriental. Handbeaten out of 1.6mm (16 Gauge) steel, then welded and polished. With adjustable leather liner and chinstrap. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm

€134.90*

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Curved broad head
This curved broadhead arrowhead is made of mild steel by hand. Total length 59.50mm Blade thickness 4.21mm Blade length 61.11mm Sheet steel material Weight 15g

€3.99*

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Full Legs Chainmail - Chausses - Full Legs with feet open at the back
Chausses were used to protect the legs from the slashing effects of a sword strike. This style is open at the back and secured with laces. Full legs with feet open at the back. Ring Type FLAT RING ROUND RIVETED CHAINMAIL WITH SOLID ALTERNATE RINGS Ring Diameter 9mm Overall length 134.62cm Top Circumference 48.26cm Diameter (wire) 1mm Bottom Circumference 45.72cm Weight 5.7kg approx

€169.00*

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The Valsgrade 5 Helmet - Size XL
Made after the Valsgarde farm where it was excavated during the early part of the 20th century, this helmet dates to about the 8th century during the Vendel Age. Our replica is decorated with historically correct brass fittings. It is constructed of 1.6mm (16 gauge) steel with leather inserts and chin straps. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm XXL 65 cm

€219.00*

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Ulltu helmet -7th Century, Size L
The 'Ultu helmet'. So made because of the area in Sweden where the helmet was unearthed. Dated to the 7th century, it is often included with Vendel and Valsgarde artifacts, but this helmet is of a completely different and highly interesting design. Our helmet is an accurate replica of this enigmatic specimen, which can be viewed at the State Historical Museum in Stockholm, Sweden. Our replica is crafted from 1.6mm (16 gauge) steel and features a highly detailed madeial ridge crafted out of brass. It comes with a leather liner and chin straps. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm

€239.00*

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Waist Coat with Loose Arms - Black, Size M
A stylish jacket having loose arms, so that it might be worn as a waist. Worn with Man's Late 14th/15th C. Hose : Made with wool and 100% Linen lining inside. Size Length S 62,5 cm M 65 cm L 67,5 cm XL 70 cm XXL 72,5 cm

€79.90*

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Chain cover with mouth protector - flat rings 9mm, half riveted (round rivet)
This shoulder-length chains cover of Get Dressed for Battle shows a rectangular face cut and a square mouth protector. The mouth protector runs from below upwards and is leather-tarried. It is fastened by sewn leather tapes in the chains cover. The chains network exists(consists) of 9 mms of flat rings which were half riveted with round rivets.

€129.90*

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Medieval cooking spoon- 39 x 8.5 cm
The GDFB medieval camp and fire equipments and kitchen accessories are all handmade and perfect for re-enactors. In the assortment are medieval spoons, all hand carved from wood and horn, hand forged cutlery and wooden and horn plates as they were used through out the middle ages. Medieval wooden sieve dipper, hand carved. Details: Measures: approx. 39 x 8.5 cm Material: wood

€4.99*

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Open Face Celeta Helmet, Size M
Originating in Italy during the first part of the 15th century, the popularity of the celata (sallet in Germany) caused it to quickly spread over Western Europe in only a few decades. This particular helmet is based on an origin that was made sometime around the year 1440 and is now displayed in the European Armour Gallery of the Wallace Collection, London, UK. Made from two welded halves of 2mm steel, this helmet features a polished surface, adjustable spider style leather liner riveted to the helmet, and chinstrap fitted with a period buckle. Size Circumference with Liner M 61 cm L 63 cm XL 65 cm

€129.00*

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Haubergeon -Half Sleeves Chainmail Shirt
The haubergeon was a shorter version of the hauberk. It was used well into the 16th century. Ours are half-sleeved, mid-thigh in length. Ring Type Round Wire Round Riveted Chainmail Ring Diameter 8mm Thickness 16Gauge Chest Size 152 cms (Shall fit a person with chest circumference upto 138 cms perfectly) Sleeve Length from Shoulder 30cm Overall Length from Shoulder 78cm Weight 16.5kg approx

€329.00*

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