Historical female armor leggings based on 16th century Turkish mameluk armor

The Istanbul Leggings

Regular price $72.00 Sale

This garment is offered on a made-to-order basis. Please allow for up to 3 weeks of lead time, but they usually ship much sooner!

Based on late 15th and early 16th century Turkish mamluk armor, our Istanbul Leggings emulate the maille and plate (alternatively "plated mail" or "splinted mail") style that was primarily in use at the time in Middle Eastern heavy cavalry units. It is composed of steel plates woven together with rings to form a unified piece, then fastened with belts or laces.

Our model is 5'4 and wearing a size S in high-waisted, regular inseam.

85% Recycled Polyester, 15% Spandex
Moisture-wicking
UPF 50+ sun protection
Made in the USA

Our leggings are created with performance fibers derived from post-consumer plastics. Compared to making "virgin" polyester, these recycled yarns offset using new petroleum, emitting fewer greenhouse gases and conserving water and energy in the process.

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Standard Fit Leggings

Size Waist Hip
XS 24-26 in
61-66 cm
32-34 in
81-86 cm
S 26.5-28.5 in
67-72 cm
34.5-36.5 in
88-92 cm
M 29-31 in
74-79 cm
37-39 in
94-99 cm
L 31.5-33.5 in
80-85 cm
39.5-41.5 in
100-105 cm
XL 34-36 in
86-91 cm
42-44 in
106-112 cm
XXL 36.5-38.5 in
93-98 cm
44.5-46.5 in
113-118 cm

Length: Regular length recommended for folks 5'10" and below, long length for 5'10" and above.
Waist Band: The high-waisted band is 5 inches / 13 cm wide, the standard rise 3 inches / 8 cm.