Brass & Cowrie Shell Cameroon Shield on stand | Hand Carved in Cameroon
Our Brass Cameroon Shield with cowrie shells is a great way to add character to a shelf, table or office. This shield showcase a cowrie center with distinctive edging. They are hand carved from one piece of wood by the Tikar tribe of Cameroon making each shield unique. The brass shields are adorned with cowrie shells and manilla string.
Traditionally these shields were used as defensive weapons, decor or, ritual objects which symbolizes status and wealth.
No matter what your design or color preference, these artisanal pieces are without a doubt conversation points in any space.
Shield is 24" Wide. Height on stand 30" H