This round shield is made after several late 15th and 16th century originals. Shields like this were used by i.a. cavalrymen, targeteers and pikemen. Round shields like this were worn all over Europe during the Renaissance.
This round shield is made of 1,4 mm thick steel. It is hand-beaten to this shape, as a result of which the surface can be uneven. The shield can be worn with two leather straps and it is lined at the back for extra wearing comfort.
Diameter: 55 cm;
Material: carbon steel;
Thickness: 1.4 mm;
Based on a historic original: yes;
Transport weight (gram): 5000 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.