A stunning ceremonial shield from Awadh, Lucknow
It has been decorated with fine painting with 3 dimensional effects
Cloth to hold the shield still intact but in fragile condition.
Fair / poor condition in some sections with damage to the edge and some spots on the main body. Paint peeling along the edges. One of the metal studs is loose.
Overall it is a stunning work of art perfect for mounting as wall decor
Perfect for a serious collector / museum
SIMILAR EXAMPLE: National Museum, Delhi