These Wooden Oval Roman Shields are the most elaborate we've ever offered. Each is stoutly constructed of plywood covered with leather. (ancient shields were frequently made by glueing planks together). This type of Wooden Roman Shield was also used by the Roman cavalry and is covered front and back with leather. It has a black steel boss and gold leather wings and lightning on the face and arm straps on the back.
Curved shield is 23" x 39" by 5/16"thick.
Weight: 7 lbs, 4oz.
As Seen in Spartacus: Blood and Sand