Shield (1) - BUFFER LEATHER - Sudan

Description
Shield (1) - BUFFER LEATHER - Sudan
2nd half 19th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

A nice balanced shield.
The tribe is unknown to me.
There are several colours on the front, which may have had a magical meaning.
From a private collection in southern France.
Ex-collection Demianoff.
ex-collection Von Hacht Hamburg.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Shield
Region/ country
Sudan
Material
BUFFER LEATHER
Period
2nd half 19th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
430×525×7 mm
Weight
2968 g
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