Our Beaded Cameroon Shield is a great way to add character to a shelf, table or office. This shield showcase a cowrie center and edging. They are hand carved from one piece of wood by the Tikar tribe of Cameroon making each shield unique. The shields are adorned with a combination of glass beads, 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 is these artisanal wall pieces are without a doubt conversation points in any space. Comes ready to be hung.
Large Shield 24" W
Small Shield 12" W