This scale armour is based on iconographic sources of X-XII centuries and can be used in Byzantine and Rus reenactment kit from Viking age to the Crusades.
This type of armour will suit Varangian guard and Kievan boyar as well as Greek noble of the XI century. It can be made of mild or high carbon steel and will
grant protection for any type of historical fencing practiced.
Lamellar from Gomel
Roman mail shirt