Buckler Shield (18g)

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Buckler Shield (18g)
SKU: AH3991
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Product Name:Buckler Shield (18g)

SKU: AH3991

Features

  • Mild steel shield is 13" in diameter
  • 18 gauge steel
  • Rolled edges for strength
  • Center grip

Description

A well formed and dished buckler shield most suitable for fencing. It is 13 1/2 inches across the back, weighs 2lb 3 oz. This shield of is 18ga mild steel with rolled edges for extra strength and rigidity. Polished outside, black paint inside.

Historical Period

Shields similar to this were in use throughout Europe from the late 13th thru the end of the 15th centuries.

Inspiration

Many examples survive in museums and private collections.