Model of a Hide Covered Shield card

Model of a Hide Covered Shield

55.82.58

On display

Model of a shield painted to imitate cow-hide reinforced at the edges with rawhide stitch work, indicated in dots of red paint. Broken down the left hand side. John Garstang recorded it as being from tomb 541 "in three pieces" (1907, p. 229) but now is just two pieces mended together with one missing.