Mail of the Dead, also known as Chain Mail +2, is enchanted armor. Compared to normal Chain Mail, it has an armor class two points lower and weighs 30 lbs less. This item appears in Baldur's Gate, Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition and Baldur's Gate II.
In Baldur's Gate II, this item can be gained very early in the dungeon of Irenicus. One of the Duergar will drop it when killed.
|“||A mage can make an extremely effective assassin, as Vorusta illustrated over 400 years ago. He would create skeleton warriors equipped with this enchanted armor and a powerful blade, and give their circlet of power to the target as a friendly gift. When the killing machine was through with its work, Vorusta retrieved the equipment and started the process over.||”|