Tutsi Wooven Shield (SHI 031)

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#SHI 031
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$500.0

Description

Tutsis are the second largest population division among the three largest groups in Rwanda and Burundi; the other two being the Hutu and the Twa .  The following shield was carried by many tribes such as Bakiga,the Fuliro where it had a heraldic function.The shield consists of rattan ,handle and several slats.

Material:Rattan
Age:Approximately 50-60 yrs
Origin:Rwanda
Condition:Good

Additional information

Weight 1.5 kg
Dimensions 0.5 × 42 × 71 cm

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Gallery Antique Uganda