Leather Coat of Plates Armor
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Prior to the birth of full plated armor, knights were seen wearing what is called a coat of plates. Simply put, this is the first version of plated armor and was simply heavy leather plates secured to a suede coat. The design was simple and did not supply much in terms of protection. This leather coat of plates up to a 44 inch chest. It covers the upper torso and lower extremities. The lace up sides are convenient for creating a secure and comfortable fit. Mail shirts are easily worn underneath this garment. This leather coat of plates would make a great outfit for reenactments or LARP adventures. This coat will certainly add a new dimension to any adventure.