Solomon Islands, New Georgia, Guadalcanal, Shield
This type of shield was found in New Georgia, Guadalcanal and Santa Isabel. The shield is made of a wooden frame and then interlaced with wicker. The shield is very light and can deflect spears and arrows. On the bottom is a pattern which resembles a frigate bird. The shields are also used in barter and exchange.
material & condition: Bamboo, rattan, bottom and top damaged. Inclusive base
1 in stock
|Dimensions||82 x 17 x 5 cm|