Shield, Radiating Stripes 31129
Hill tribes of Laos or Vietnam
Wood, lacquer, metal
19th/early 20th Century
21 in/53 cm diameter 

A prestige object that could also serve to deflect blows, the radiating motif of these shields resembles the top of 2000 year old Dongson period drums.

$4000

 

Thomas Murray
thomas@tmurrayarts.com
www.tmurrayarts.com
415-332-3445

Thomas Murray :: Shield, Laos or Vietnam
Thomas Murray :: Shield, Laos or Vietnam
Thomas Murray :: Shield, Laos or Vietnam
Thomas Murray :: Shield, Laos or Vietnam