This luxurious shield boss is a replica of a 6th-8th century original from the Migration Period. The shield boss has been excavated in Northern Italy and was used by the Lombards or people from Germanic tribes. The early medieval aristocracy used luxuriously decorated shield bosses like this.
This shield boss is made of 1,5 mm thick tempered steel and decorated with manually engraved brass motives. It weighs approx 466 grams and has a diameter of 20 cm.
Based on a historic original: yes;
Transport weight (gram): 3000 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.