Gauntlets are a name for several different styles of arm bands and gloves, particularly those with an extended cuff covering part of the forearm. They are both an esthetic and a functional part of the uniform or armor, often incorporating equipment or weapons (such as Las Gauntlets). Typically worn by champions or officers they are a master crafted piece of equipment signifying great feats of heroism or reverence within the formation.
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