Gorget refers to a steel or leather collar used to protect the neck and throat, a set of pieces of plate armour, or a single piece of plate armour hanging from the neck and covering the throat or chest. In more recent times the gorget has become more ornamental and symbolic, serving as an decoration on military uniforms.
- copper : hand cut, hammered and patina'd
- brass rivets
- scrap leather backing, hand cut and softened or recycled rubber backing, hand cut and shaped
Gorget pendant is 3.5" x 1.5", Necklace total length is 20"