DescriptionLarge African Battle Shield with Spears.
Shield measures 54-inches in length and 18-inches in width. A large painted and woven example with an intricate pattern and reinforced borders. Defense wood block handle. Spears of typical form. Spear points measures 21-inches and overall length is 70-inches. Note: An interesting grouping worth researching more. According to consignor, this is of Zulu origin.
Condition: Fair to good with age wear. Moderate handling wear also present with minor loses to material. Scuffs and mars to wood and metal. Some loses to edges.
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