Wooden Natural Cameroon Shield on stand | Manilla Cross Design with Cowrie Edge
Enhance your home with a beautiful Wooden Cameroon Shield. Hand carved from one piece of wood by the Tikar tribe of Cameroon makes each shield unique.
Adorned with manilla string and cowrie shells, it takes 5 days to make one shield. This is definitely a labor of love.
Traditionally, these shields were used as defensive weapons and also as decorative or ritual objects which in Cameroon symbolizes status and wealth.
No matter what your design or color preference is, these artisanal wall pieces are without a doubt conversation points in any space. Comes ready to be hung. Due to the nature of handmade, no two shields are the same.
Small shield is 12" W; large shield is 24" W
Small shield height on stand 18" H; Large shield on stand 26" H