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Ifuago Warrior Shield /Kalasag

Ifuago Warrior Shield /Kalasag

SKU: 77008 - Bontoc Warriors Shield

Wooden Warriors Shield 

Philippine warriors shield 19th century

Ifugao or Bontok people of Northern Luzon, Philippines

Wooden shield carried for protection during warfar

 used to keep the prey down 

Mound shaped and forked with three prongs atop

and two prongs at it base

Rattan basketry was woven near the prongs to help keep the wood together and a highly arched museum quality condition Collection of late Diplomate stationed in Manila

H: 37" (93cm) W: 10" (25cm)  

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