Part of: Survival engineering
There are a few separate harness-collections in my research, this one is historic.
There is also three on contemporary harnesses and one on exo-skeletons > Survival Engineering
Some nice knitted mail leg protection.
Leather and cotton mails, judging by the facial-expression probably not as comfortable as it looks:
pictures from www.globaleffects.com
Picture from www.thearma.com
see Head Protection for a selection of old helmets.