Shield Roman Wooden Linen Covered
Product Name:Shield Roman Wooden Linen Covered
- Durable hardwood, Linen covered and painted with the Classic Red and Yellow Roman Legio XIIII Design
- Wood bracing on the back.
- curve is better than a 9"
- 42"*33" with brass edging and octagonal brass boss
Traditional Roman Scuta of painted linen covered hardwood with Classic Red and Yellow Roman Legio XIIII Design, a wood bracing on the back. Has a curve that is better than a 9". Measures approx. 42" x 33" with brass edging and octagonal brass boss
The oval scutum is depicted on the Altar of Domitius Ahenobarbus in Rome, the Aemilius Paullus monument at Delphi, and there is an actual example found at Kasr el-Harit in Egypt. By the end of the 3rd century the rectangular scutum seems to have disappeared
example found at Kasr el-Harit in Egypt