Toposa Shield (SHI 030)

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#SHI 030
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$500.0

Description

This strikingly beautiful shield is from the Nilotic people located in southern Sudan. These shields were used by the warriors during raids and disputes over highly-valued land.Toposa shields were often made out of animal hide and metal,the following shield shows good signs of age and usage.

Material:Iron
Age:Approximately 50-60 yrs
Origin:Southern Sudan
Condition:Good

Additional information

Weight 2.8 kg
Dimensions 0.5 × 39 × 95 cm

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Gallery Antique Uganda