Wooden Natural Cameroon Shield on stand | Manilla Geometric Design with Cowrie Edge
Our Wooden Geometric Natural Cameroon Shield with Manilla string is a great way to add character to a shelf or table in your home or office space. Enhance your home with a beautiful Wooden Cameroon Shield. Hand carved from one piece of wood by the Tikar tribe of Cameroon makes each shield unique.
Adorned with manilla string and cowrie shells, it takes a whole week to make one shield. This is definitely a labor of love.
Traditionally, these shields were used as defensive weapons and also as decorative or ritual objects which in Cameroon symbolizes status and wealth.
No matter what your design or color preference is, these artisanal wall pieces are without a doubt conversation points in any space. Due to the nature of handmade, no two are the same.
Small Shield 12" W
Large Shield 24" W