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The Maya teach you how to weave cotton armor. Hand infantry hitpoints increased.
—In-game description

Maya Cotton Armor is a technology in Age of Empires III that can be researched at a Trading Post built on a Maya settlement. Once researched, it increases the hit points of melee infantry by 20%.


Maya Cotton Armor is especially useful with civilizations featuring strong melee infantry.


Age of Empires III[]

  • Maya Cotton Armor costs 300 wood, 300 coin.

Definitive Edition[]

  • Maya Cotton Armor costs 250 wood, 250 coin.