This shield is a replica of originals that were used by the Roman auxiliae. The equestris were hired cavalry. These auxiliae were specialists in warfare.
The shield is made of plywood like the originals, covered with painted linen and provided with a brass edge. The middle has an umbo.
This shield is 122 cm high, 75 cm wide and weighs approx. 6 kg.
Length: 122 cm
Width: 75 cm;
Material: plywood, linen, brass;
Thickness: 1.3 cm;
Weight: 4.6 kg;
Based on a historic original: yes;
Transport weight (gram): 40000 *
This item cannot be shipped to countries outside the EU due to its length.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.