Definitions for "Gambeson"
Quilted linen jacket stuffed with flax or rags, worn as a body defense by infantry and over the hauberk by poor knights and sergeants.
padded garment worn under hauberk; also know as a gibbon, pourpoint or doublet.
a padded surcoat, usually worn underneath flexible metal or leather armour, such as a chainmail shirt
Keywords:  gambison
Same as Gambison.