OCTOPUS BRONZE SHIELD

Octopus, symbol of flexibility, intelligence and regeneration. The shield, aspis in Greek, was carried by Greek infantry of various periods and is often referred to as a hoplon. This shield, as with all our other bronze items, are cast in Greece, using the traditional 'lost wax' method, therefore each piece is unique. It was made in Greece, diameter is 67 centimeters and weighs approximately 15 kg.

 

Details:

Condition: New, Handmade in Greece.

Material: Bronze

Diameter: 67cm (26")

Weight: 15 kg

Please be aware that, due to the fact that our products are either individually cast, carved, painted and hand finished, there will inevitably be minor variations in size, colour and texture.(936)