and was valued at 1,100 gp. This armor offers modest protection to the wearer's upper body and allows the sound of the rings rubbing against one another to be muffled by outer layers. Mithral also has historically halved the weight if memory serves. That always sounded too cheap to me, but hey. A hauberk is a t-shirt shaped piece of chainmail that the sleeves go down a little above the elbow and the bottom hangs a … In 3e, a mithral shirt weighed 10 lbs. Cookies enable you to enjoy certain features, social sharing functionality, and tailor message and display ads to your interests on our site and others. I don't think there has been anything in 5e to help give an official price for mithral yet. A chain shirt was 100 gp, so that comes out to 100 gp/lb., including the labor to forge it. 2020-06-21, 09:11 AM (ISO 8601) A mithral chain shirt or breastplate can be worn under normal clothes. Made of interlocking metal rings, a chain shirt is worn between layers of clothing or leather. The Chain shirt described in 5e matches a style of wearing mail hauberk. Roll20 uses cookies to improve your experience on our site. A mithral chain shirt or breastplate can be worn under normal clothes. Mithral is a light, flexible metal. Armor (medium or heavy, but not hide), uncommon.