Scutum - Child's Roman Shield made from Wood
Scutum Junior, Roman Shield for Children, Wood
A downsized reproduction of an ancient tower shield (so-called scutum) from the 1st / 2nd century AD, as carried by the legionaries during the Roman Empire.
This Roman shield for children is made from approx. 8 mm thick wood. It is linen covered, with a hand-painted front and has a generously sized steel boss (so-called umbo). The horizontal grip placed on the back, directly behind the boss, is also made of wood.
Material: plywood, painted linen cover, steel boss
Height: approx. 60 cm
Straight width: approx. 44 cm
Bend radius (depth of curvature): approx. 7 cm
Weight: approx. 1.16 kg
Please note: Above specs may slightly vary from piece to piece. Slight variations in colours are also possible so therefore the pictures are for reference only.
Shipping Weight: 2.10 kg