298 Antique Ceremonial Shield From Lucknow, Awadh Court, India

This ceremonial rhino hide shield was acquired from Lucknow. Made of hide, it has been decorated with fine painting with 3 dimensional effects and is estimated to be from the 18th century. Cloth to hold the shield still intact but in fragile condition.Rare

SIMILAR EXAMPLE: National Museum, Delhi

MEASUREMENT : 55cm diameter

Fair condition with damage to the edge and some spots on the main body. One of the metal studs is loose.

Perfect for a serious collector / museum