Kandrian shield from West New Britain Papua New Guinea
Object Type: War Shield
Locality: Kandrian, West New Britain Papua New guinea
Height: 132 cm
Description: Unlike most Kandrian shields this is not a dance shield but an older authentic war shield. Old war shields are larger have tighter better carved concentric circles and have clan motifs on the back.
These shields display very nicely on the wall and are a great addition to a shield collection.
Condition: The shield has lost pigment on the back and the clan marks are not easily visiblw.