Time to put this to rest...
Damn, dem abs
His good looks are being ruined by his attitude now
If that's supposed to be chain mail, wearing it directly over fur can get painful!
Perhaps this is a sort of inverse-brigandine situation, with a cloth shirt underneath and naked metal armor attached on top? Otherwise, the oil would be incredibly obnoxious to clean out of fur, not to mention all the chafing, pinching, and tugging!