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Woven Wicker and Wood Azande War Shield for a High Ranking Warrior, DRC



The original large leather handle is intact, including the wicker stitching, though it shows some signs of damage, 19th century. The Azande tribe had three levels of warriors all with different types of shields with this type being the highest level called the Gbilija.


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