For sale is this rare shield from Ceram, Moluccas. This shields are often lacquered with modern dye, even the antique ones are often repainted. The shield for sale is decorated with thumbtacks but some are missing. This shield may be from the middle of the 20th century but the handle and wood shows a nice patina. The shield is 108 cm long and approx.
Look for shields from Ceram to "Shields, From the Collection of the Barbier-Mueller Museum, Benitz & Mueller" page 164/65 and "War Art & Ritual, Shields from the Pacific, Bill Eavans, Volume 1" page 184-191. Thank you for reading this notes and for consider them. The item "Old shield from Ceram, Salawaku, Moluccas, no knife, dagger, sword, not antique" is in sale since Sunday, May 6, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "salawaku-halmahera" and is located in Dortmund.This item can be shipped worldwide.