Brass Cowrie Shell Cameroon Shield on Stand | Hand Carved in Cameroon

$ 850.00

Our Brass Beaded Cameroon Shield with cowrie shells is a great way to add character to a shelf, table or office. This shield showcase a cowrie center and with distinctive edging. They are 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 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.  

PRODUCT INFORMATION

Shield is 24" Wide.  Height on stand 28"

 

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