Bamileke Shields are handmade and thus minor imperfections are common as with any other traditional craft items. Price is very firm on the shield. USES: Wall Display/ Hanging. SIZE: 20 Inches diameter by 4.5 Thick. Heavy Wood with Traditional White Paint. HOW TO HANG SHIELD. On the rear side of each shield is a thick, arm fitting handle. We recommend using garage hooks that can be found almost anywhere online. The hook shown in our images is from CoolYeah which has worked perfect for displaying all our shields. Our Bamileke shields originate from Cameroon and constructed 100% by hand with great attention to detail by our Artisans. These shields and designs have been used by many warriors and date back to the 14th Century. The shields are no longer used in battle but rather used in a variety of traditional ceremonies such as weddings and passage to adulthood. Using a chisel on hardwood, unique and linear patterns are crafted out, creating striking visuals that can be used in almost any interior space. Today the shields are highly demanded and used for many interior design projects across the globe. As mentioned above, the shields are handmade and minor imperfections are common. We require 3 days to process and package each order carefully. Your satisfaction is our highest priority. The item “20 Antique Round Bamileke Shield Wood Tribal Shield Tribal Decor Carving” is in sale since Friday, July 3, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Sculptures & Statues”. The seller is “mnzava” and is located in Farmington, Utah. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Tribe: Zulu