Beaded Cameroon Shield on Stand | Rainbow Design
Our Rainbow Beaded Cameroon Shield is a great way to add character to a shelf, table or office. This shield showcase a cowrie center and edging, along with vivid colors that circle the shield. Hand carved from one piece of wood by the Tikar tribe of Cameroon making each shield unique. The shields are adorned with a combination of glass beads, cowrie shells and manilla string.
Traditionally these shields were used as defensive weapons, decor or ritual objects in Africa, which symbolizes status and wealth.
No matter what your design or color preference, these artisanal pieces are without a doubt conversation points in any space. Comes ready to be hung.
Small shield is 12" W; with stand 18" H
Large shield on 24" W; with stand 30" H