Shield Brass Celtic Cross
Medieval Shield, Swiss style with three points on the head and finished in tip at the bottom. It is decorated with the Celtic cross, a cross with a circle surrounding its intersection.
- Celtic cross in brass color in the heart of the Shield.
- Adornment with studs around its contour.
- Size 63x43 cm
The shield is the oldest active defensive weapon used to protect against offensive weapons and for an attack.
Commonly it clutch in the left arm and helps to cover the body of the attacks without preventing the use of the right arm to counterattack.
He knew great modifications both in the materials and in his form, either through the times or by geographic regions, adapting to the technological or tactical changes to assure the maximum protection to the combatants.
Made with different materials such as leather, very resistant to arrows and spears; linen, copper, bronze and, above all, wood.
The shield was not usually abandoned as a matter of honor. The fact of not abandoning his shield on the battlefield was interpreted as a symbol of the warrior's courage.
"Come back with the shield or on it" (Maximum Spartan)
Medieval Shield, Swiss style with three points on the head and finished in tip at the bottom. It is decorated with the Celtic cross, a cross with a circle surrounding its intersection
Of the Exclusive Collection of Historical Shields of Marto.
Certificate of Origin and Quality. Made in Toledo.
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