Old and used war shield from the Highlands of New Guinea. The shield has a geometric zig zag design painted in red and white ochres and the surface has arrow or spear tips embedded. One of the tips is located at the top of a stable crack that has wire stabilising it. The top edge has a pecked design and the shield retains it's original handle. It is in good condition and measures 129cm x 50cm.
The item "Old War Shield Papua New Guinea mid 20thC" is in sale since Thursday, December 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "dingoblood" and is located in Montville. This item can be shipped worldwide.