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Hide shield, shaped like a truncated cone, with an upturned edge. Leather handle. Outside stamped with design of rows of geometrical figures, mainly triangles and dots alternating with parallel lines. Chestnut brown in colour.

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shield (weapons: accessories)

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  shield (weapons: accessories)
object name:  shield (weapons: accessories)

Sudan, Horn of Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  Sudan 

Materials & techniques
Additional material & technique information
material: hide (overall)
overall: 190.5 x 431.8 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 190.5 x 431.8 mm

donor:  Franks, B. E. M., Mrs  Undefined - 1956-10-17

Related subjects
association: War- and Peace-making
object name: shields (weapons: accessories)

Record created 1999-06-22 by PAUL
Record last updated 2017-03-30 by XGVIEWS

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