Shields were the oldest form of protection and used to block injury from weapons. They could also be used as a bludgeoning weapon. The shield could also display symbols as a form of recognition, especially necessary for the medieval knights on the battlefield and in tournaments. Over time the shield became smaller, eventually disappearing as it became unnecessary.
This shield is made from hand formed steel with an antique finish and is accurately curved by to accommodate the Death Dealers muscled arm. Adjustable leather straps. Includes Certificate of Authenticity.
This all steel shield features the emblem of Richard the Lionheart in brass. The edges are accented with polished brass, along with heavy rivets. Comes with hanging chain attached. Made by Marto of Spain.
This shield is designed specifically to be used and made from 1065 high carbon steel with a darkened, battle-hardened finish and tempering to a low 50s RC. Includes custom packaging and certificate of authenticity.