Milanese gauntlets buhurt optimized


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The Milanese gauntlets is buhurt optimized type of classic gauntlets of the middle-end of 15th century.

These gauntlets have elongated cuffs for better arm protection, closed thumb and solid segment that imitates fingers. All these edits made for better protection during full-contact battles. Milanese gauntlets are Italian gauntlets of the 15th century.


  • Material: Hardened Spring Steel 65G
  • Thickness: 1-1.2mm
  • Weight: 2180 g/pair
  • Internal padding included
  • Palm protected with fabric
  • Closed thumb for extra protection
  • The last segment imitates separate fingers and provides excellent protection.
Pala di Sant'Andrea, by Nicola da Siena, Detail of Men at Arms, 1463 year

Pala di Sant’Andrea, by Nicola da Siena, Detail of Men at Arms, 1463 year

Italian Gothic mitten gauntlets, 1430 year

Italian Gothic mitten gauntlets, 1430 year

Hand Armor FAQ

A, B and F – are measurements for the gauntlets required to make them or find out the right size.

Gather your tools:

  • Paper
  • Pen
  • Flexible measuring tape
Hand measurements for the gauntlets FAQ 1

Step 1: Trace your handprint:

Lay your hand flat, fingers relaxed. Carefully outline your entire hand, including fingertips and wrist.

Hand measurements FAQ 2

Step 2: Palm length:

Grab the measuring tape and measure the straight line from your middle finger’s tip to your palm’s base at the wrist. This is your palm length (A).

Step 3: Knuckle width:

Using the outline you drew on the paper in step 1, measure the straight-line distance across the knuckles (B).

Hand measurements FAQ 3

Step 4: Palm circumference:

Keep your fingers relaxed and together. Wrap the tape snugly around your knuckles This is your palm circumference (F).

Hand measurements FAQ 4

Pro tips for perfect sizing:

  • Dominant hand: If one hand is larger, mark it for specific size checks.
  • Size up: When between sizes, opt for slightly larger measurements for the gauntlets
Hand measurements FAQ 5

Additional information

Weight 2180 kg

Hardened steel


Custom size, XL