Chainmail collar (bishop's collar) made of flat rings, Ø 8mm
These chainmail collars (bishop's collars) were made from rings that were flat throughout. All rings are closed with wedge rivets (triangular rivets).
This weave is typical for the European late Middle Ages. The braiding is 4 in 1.
Its purpose is to protect the neck, shoulders, upper chest and back. It was already popular in the 15th - 16th century.
Details chainmail collar:
Inner diameter rings: approx. 8 mm
Ring thickness: approx. 1.6 mm wide edge
Material: steel, untreated (lightly oiled)
Weight: approx. 2,2 kg
Scope of supply: 1x chainmail collar or bishop's collar of flat rings, riveted