It is believed to be of Plains Indian origin and is made from 2 layers of rawhide held together with hide and a leather strap. It still has remnants of the original painted design that depicts the hands of the warrior who carried this beauty. It also has other red painted designs and 2 feather drops attached by sinew. It measures approximately 24 across.Once you see this piece in person you wont let it out of your sight. Please view photos as they are the best overall description. Feel free to contact me with serious inquiries only please.
The item "Antique Circa Late 1800's Native American Plains Indian Rawhide War Shield" is in sale since Wednesday, January 31, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Weapons". The seller is "collectorconnector" and is located in Batesville, Mississippi. This item can be shipped worldwide.