This is a great piece to display. 25 1/2"tall and 22"wide. The Shield itself is very thick hide and is trimmed in cloth. It is painted with many colors. Crosses and 2 moons are still visible.It has buckskin drops and the original leather strap which is fragile but still together. It has many contact marks and has been well used to say the least. The cover is buckskin and has a buckskin tie to secure it around the shield.
There is also painting visible on the cover, a bird effigy and crosses. The piece is in great condition and has been well maintained over the years. The item "Antique Primitive Native American Indian War Battle Shield with Buckskin Cover" is in sale since Saturday, June 9, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Weapons".The seller is "collectorconnector" and is located in Burbank, South Dakota. This item can be shipped worldwide.