|This early medieval gambeson, or acheton, is made
in heavy off-white linen, with a lighter weight
The gamby is straight-quilted, with three layers of
It is knee length, and has short sleeves.
This is a front fastening gambeson, which fastens
with hand made hooks and eyes, over an internal
The back of the gambeson is split, and there are
underarm gussets, allowing full arm mobility.