This is a beautiful Old Clan Painted Large War Shield with Handles on the back from the Sepik Region of Papua New Guinea from the 1980's. Shields were generally painted in abstract designs with bold bright colors and clan symbols, as well as in some shields a human figure can be seen. The colored designs are painted in preparation for war, and magic spells and are recited during the painting process to imbue the shield with protective power. This is a fabulous old shield that wonderful compliment your collection or home. Late 20th-Century Shows age and Natural Wear.71 Inches Tall 23 Inches Wide 1 Inch Deep AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA.
The item "Shield Papua New Guinea Old Sepik River Shield" is in sale since Friday, April 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania".The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in Overland Park, Kansas. This item can be shipped worldwide.