Antique Shields (103 results)

Color Fashion Illustration circa 1940 by Emma Shields

By Emma Shields
Color Fashion Illustration circa 1940 by Emma Shie...
Emma Shields
Paper
Color fashion illustration circa 1940 by Emma Shields, prominent fashion illustrator from the 1940s and 1950s. This was purchased in the 1980s, directly from her estate. On matt board. ...
Color Fashion Illustration by Emma Shields, circa 1940

By Emma Shields
Color Fashion Illustration by Emma Shields, circa ...
Emma Shields
Paper
Color fashion illustration, circa 1940 by Emma Shields, prominent fashion illustrator from the 1940s and 1950s. This was purchased in the 1980s, directly from her estate. On matte board...
Color Fashion Illustration circa 1940 by Emma Shields

By Emma Shields
Color Fashion Illustration circa 1940 by Emma Shie...
Emma Shields
Paper
Color fashion illustration circa 1940 by Emma Shields, prominent fashion illustrator from the 1940s and 1950s. This was purchased in the 1980s, directly from her estate. On matte board....
Color Fashion Illustration by Emma Shields, circa 1940

By Emma Shields
Color Fashion Illustration by Emma Shields, circa ...
Emma Shields
Paper
Color fashion illustration, circa 1940 by Emma Shields, prominent fashion illustrator from the 1940s and 1950s. This was purchased in the 1980s, directly from her estate. On matte board...
19th Century Indonesian Batek Tribal Shield

19th Century Indonesian Batek Tribal Shield
Unknown
Wood
19th century Indonesian Batek tribal wall hanging.
1960s Italian Iron Shield

1960s Italian Iron Shield
1960s Italian iron shield has three hooks and two swords.
African Leather Shield

African Leather Shield
Hide
African leather ‘hide’ shield with impressed design, early 20th century.
American Painted Wood Shield Form Flag

American Painted Wood Shield Form Flag
Wood, Paint
Shield shape with American flag colors.
European Vintage Water Buffalo Skull Mounted on Sh...
Bone, Wood
A vintage European painted wood wall plaque with water buffalo skull. This unique item consists of a vintage European shapely, shield-shaped wooden plaque, which has been adorn with an ...
Early 20th Century Aboriginal Wunda Shield, Western Australia
Early 20th Century Aboriginal Wunda Shield, Wester...
Wood
Beautiful Aboriginal Wunda shield, Western Australia. Pandal design featuring white clay, red ochre wash.
English Cast Iron Coat of Arms Shield, 19th Century

English Cast Iron Coat of Arms Shield, 19th Centur...
Iron
English Cast Iron Coat of Arms Shield, 19th Century
Wonderful Large Solid Brass Gucci Shield
Wonderful Large Solid Brass Gucci Shield
Brass
We think this chic bit of wall decor was a custom plaque that adorned a Gucci store at one time. Heavy solid and Gucci glamorous. There are two threaded holes to allow for hanging.
Early 20th Century Plaster Warrant Shield
Early 20th Century Plaster Warrant Shield
Early 20th century warrant shield in plaster and original distressed paint, remnant gilding still present. Signed and dated (1912) to the rear. With further indistinct script.
Pair of Deer Antlers Mounted on a Wooden Trophy Sh...
Pair of mounted deer antlers on a wooden shield. French, 20th century.
Decorative Knight's Armour on a Shield, Wall Decoration

Decorative Knight's Armour on a Shield, Wall Decor...
Metal
Decorative knight's armour with a pair of decorative swords on a shield, 20th century. Patinated metal, particle board shield. Dimensions: 85 x 61 cm (shield), armour length 77 cm.
Silent Film Movie Prop Warrior Shield and Spears W...
Copper, Iron
Fun and unique wall décor. Warrior shield and spears purportedly used in a silent film, circa 1930. They are in ready to hang condition. How fun are these? Heavy copper shield with e...
Pair of Parcel Gilt Bronze Portrait of Classical G...
Bronze
A pair of parcel-gilt bronze portrait of classical gods and a shield, each rectangular plaque relief cast with the profile of young men, the first modeled after Mercury, wearing a winge...
Decorative Shield

Decorative Shield
Wood
A single framed decorative shield from a London playhouse.
Cast Iron Renaissance Style Shield circa 1900 Antique Medieval Bronzed Armour
Cast Iron Renaissance Style Shield circa 1900 Anti...
Unknown
Iron
This beautifully detailed cast iron shield is decorated in Renaissance style. I have not identified the original, but I imagine this piece is a copy of a known parade shield. The finish...
Shield of Royal Coat of Arms of Carl XII, Origin Sweden, circa 1810
Shield of Royal Coat of Arms of Carl XII, Origin S...
Wood, Paint
Shield of royal coat of arms of Carl XII topped with royal (Kunglig) crown, origin: Sweden, circa 1810, hand-carved wood and hand-painted.
19th Century French Carved Painted Wall Hanging Shield with Family Crest
19th Century French Carved Painted Wall Hanging Sh...
Wood
Embellish your wall with this elegant, antique, medieval coat of arms. Carved in France, circa 1870, the traditional, hand-painted crest features a central shield decorated with lions, ...
Early 20th Century Painted Hide Shield from Southw...
Unknown
Hide, Paint
Offered by Zena Kruzick. Early 20th century painted hide shield from Southwestern China A large shield from the Nuosu Yi ethnic group, Sichuan Province, Southwestern China with colo...
Pair of Turquoise Majolica Parade Shields with Battle Scenes, 19th Century
Pair of Turquoise Majolica Parade Shields with Bat...
Ceramic
A very fine pair of French majolica ceremonial shields with an unusual turquoise iridescent glaze over incredibly detailed battle scenes. These are most likely copies of a real Renaissa...
French Nautical Woven Jute Shipping Sack with Prin...
Jute
This rare jute woven nautical shipping sack from France is printed with the company's logo showing a shield and anchor with the date of 1922. A fantastic piece to be hung as a tapestry...
Hide Shield, Kenya, Masai, Early 20th Century
Hide Shield, Kenya, Masai, Early 20th Century
Hide
1920s Kenyan Massai warriors shield. Great visual impact, graphic, almost abstract decoration. A note: Shields remain one of the Maasai warrior's most important tools. They were use...
Nigerian Mofu Patterned Metal Shield
Nigerian Mofu Patterned Metal Shield
Metal, Twine
The Mofu tribe of Nigeria was particularly famed for their metal shields. Expertly forged, the defenses provided by metal far outstripped the wood and reed shields employed by many othe...
Antique Primitive Ethiopian Hide Shield
Hide
A Primitive, early 20th century Ethiopian animal hide shield with leather knots at the centre securing the crudely formed handle. This piece has significant and attractive wear showing ...
Rare Gucci Store Shield Wall Plaques Sconces Bronz...
Gucci
Bronze, Glass
Bronze/brass wall decor, wall sconce, Classic 'Gucci" shield. plaque's that once adorned a Gucci store, Original plaques, mounted to frosted glass and wired for elegant wall sconces, Gu...
Early 20th Century French Carved Painted Wall Hanging Shield with Family Crest
Early 20th Century French Carved Painted Wall Hang...
Oak
Embellish your wall with this large antique, medieval shield. Hand-carved in France, circa 1920, the traditional, painted crest features a central coat of arms decorated with hand paint...
Vintage Bronze Shield on Rustic Leather Scroll Wall Hanging
Vintage Bronze Shield on Rustic Leather Scroll Wal...
Unknown
Bronze, Leather
We are offering a vintage reproduction of a bronze shield mounted on a rustic leather scroll. The leather has rolled edges top and bottom and the sides are cut and folded. There is a le...
Vintage Brown and White African Large Artisanal Cowhide Warrior Shield
Vintage Brown and White African Large Artisanal Co...
Unknown
Cowhide, Wood
Vintage brown and white African large artisanal cowhide warrior shield. Handcrafted hard oval shape leather shield with handle in the back and polished wooden rod. The intricate cut out...
Large Witco, Carved Wood Shield Gladiator and Viki...
Witco
Wood
Large Witco, carved wood shield Gladiator and Viking wall plaques.
18th Century Large Carved Polychrome Dutch 'Hacfor...
Lead, Wood
Beautiful heavy blackened wood heraldry shield, displaying the Hacfort family ancestors. The noble Hacfort family goes back to 14th century, their castle (Hackfort Castle) is still ...
Antique Sign - Republic of France
Antique Sign - Republic of France
Wood
Antique French shield panel in original and vibrant paint.
Pair of Large Mounted Deer Antlers

Pair of Large Mounted Deer Antlers
Antler
Large pair of mounted deer antlers on a wooden shield. Measures: 34” H x 30” x 24.
African Style Taxidermy Large Water Buffalo Skull ...
Horn
African style taxidermy large water buffalo skull mounted on oak shield shaped wall plaque (19th-20th century).  
1960s Abstract Carved Wood Wall Sculpture
1960s Abstract Carved Wood Wall Sculpture
Abstract redwood and mahogany carved wood wall hanging sculpture, circa 1960s. Label on reverse as pictured. Titled "Shield III".
Early 20th Century French Carved Painted Wall Hanging Crest with Armored Soldier
Early 20th Century French Carved Painted Wall Hang...
Wood
Embellish your wall with this large antique, medieval crest. Hand-carved in France, circa 1920, the traditional, painted shield has a crown at the pediment with decorative foliage motif...
Vintage Mounted Antlers, Denmark

Vintage Mounted Antlers, Denmark
Antler, Horn
Two remaining small antlers are each mounted on shield-shaped stained wood plaques. They are decorative pieces and can be used to hang light objects. Found in Denmark.
Two European Carved and Painted Oak Coats of Arms

Two European Carved and Painted Oak Coats of Arms
From the New York apartment of the designer Adolpho. Each with a shield with inscription and surmounted by a unicorn and feather plume and bird. Egg and dart frame.
Brass Hooves Coat Hanger Set

Brass Hooves Coat Hanger Set
Unknown
Brass, Leather
Pair of brass hooves coat hangers. Black leather shield like pinned frame. Highly decorative item. Measures: H 24 cm x W 17 cm x D 17 cm.
Mid-Century Cast Aluminum Deer Head

Mid-Century Cast Aluminum Deer Head
Chic, Mid-Century cast aluminum deer head complete with antlers and a shield-shaped plaque. An interesting hip, modern version of an ancient IDEA.   
Anglo Indian Watercolor of a Mughal Nobleman

Anglo Indian Watercolor of a Mughal Nobleman
Mughal India, 18th-19th century. Opaque pigments and ink on paper, the nobleman shown standing alone in a landscape, holding a sword, a shield at his side.
19th Century American Federal Style Silk Embroider...
Silk, Thread, Wood
American (19th Cent) Federal style quilted silk embroidery of an eagle with a stars-and-stripes shield and flags with the motto: "e pluribus unum" in a gold frame.
A Mid Century Signed Wall Plaque by Marcello Fantoni

By Marcello Fantoni
A Mid Century Signed Wall Plaque by Marcello Fanto...
Marcello Fantoni
Ceramic
A vintage Italian ceramic wall plaque by designer Marcello Fantoni depicting soldiers carrying shields on horseback. Signed. Good vintage condition with age appropriate wear
Late 19th Century Carved Walnut Armorial Panel

Late 19th Century Carved Walnut Armorial Panel
Late C19th carved walnut armorial panel, the central shield with a raised arm clenching a spear, the shield incorporating various emblems including a crouching lion, winged eagles, plum...
Early 18th Century Dutch Wood Carving of Pair of Lions with Coat of Arms
Early 18th Century Dutch Wood Carving of Pair of L...
Wood
Early 18th century beautifully wood carved Dutch carving of pair of lions and coat of arms in a grey washed patina with a faint red and gold painted coat of arms. This carving features ...
Four Antique Royal Vienna Classical Hand-Painted and Gilt Porcelain Plates

By Royal Vienna Porcelain
Four Antique Royal Vienna Classical Hand-Painted a...
Royal Vienna Porcelain
Porcelain
Four antique hand-painted plates by Royal Vienna feature central Classical cherub scenes, borders with reserves of marsh scenes with herons and grasses including cattails, en verso blue...
Six Antique Royal Vienna Classical Hand-Painted and Gilt Porcelain Plates

By Royal Vienna Porcelain
Six Antique Royal Vienna Classical Hand-Painted an...
Royal Vienna Porcelain
Porcelain
Six antique hand-painted plates by Royal Vienna feature central classical cherub scenes, borders with reserves of marsh scenes with herons and grasses including cattails, en verso blue ...
18th Century French Portrait of a Nobleman in the ...
A large French, Louis XVI portrait of a Nobleman drawn in chalk pastel on paper circa 1790-1800, with armorial shield on the top left. Framed under glass in the original 18th century L...
Folk Carved Wall Plaque of a Cellarer with Eagle C...
Wood
A great hand-carved and painted wall plaque of a cellarer holding a beer mug, gilded shield with red eagle, the heraldig crest of the state Brandenburg in Germany, executed circa 1920.
Fantastic Ethereal Skull Sculpture
Fantastic Ethereal Skull Sculpture
Magical mixed-media wall art beginning with a pair of branch like antlers, transformed into a romantic wall sculpture with silver leaf and be jewelry antlers and a shield covered in vel...
19th Century Carved Oak Coat of Arms

19th Century Carved Oak Coat of Arms
A 19th century continental coat of arms crisply carved from oak; a pair of coats of arms set within an acanthus wreath; the left shield emblazoned with an apple tree entwined with a sna...
Italian 19th Century Carved and Painted Wall Plaqu...
Wood
An Italian 19th century carved and painted wooden wall plaque. This Italian wall decoration features a shielded Italian greyhound at centre, surrounded by a largely scrolled acanthus le...
Late 19th Century Pair of Carved Panels

Late 19th Century Pair of Carved Panels
Oak
Late 19th century pair of hand-carved panels from France made from oak. The pair of highly relieved carved panels are framed in thickly molded frames. The carvings depict arches over a ...
Original Vintage Pan Am Travel Poster Fly By Clipp...
Paper
Original vintage travel advertising poster: Fly by Clipper to Mexico via Pan American world airways. Bright and colorful image featuring a Mayan warrior holding a shield and spear on a ...
Large-Scale Brutalist Metal Wall Sculpture Horse & Chariot
Large-Scale Brutalist Metal Wall Sculpture Horse &...
Brass, Copper, Steel, Wood
A torch-cut brass and copper wall sculpture mounted to a framed wooden back-plate. Made primarily in copper with some brass and steel components. Depicting a horse, chariot and shield, ...
18th Century French Portrait of a Nobleman in the ...
A portrait of a Nobleman drawn in chalk pastel on paper, circa 1790-1800, with armorial shield on the top right. Framed under glass in the original 18th century Louis XVI carved wood f...
Pair of Venetian Glass and Etched Mirrored Candle Sconces

Pair of Venetian Glass and Etched Mirrored Candle ...
Blown Glass, Mirror
Opulent handblown Venetian glass sconces with opaline frames and gold fleck flowers. The mirrored backs with an etched design with an arm in handblown glass with a candle cup. The back ...
1980s Period Jerez Wine Casket Face

1980s Period Jerez Wine Casket Face
Iron, Wood
Original wooden casket face, including the iron rings, with hand painted Pedro Domecq sherry winery shield, name, city and the brand, "la Ina", which is still being sold nowadays. Meant...