|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana, 1987|
|Other Number:||L-897-14 - Old Museum Number|
Parade shield ("Ras") of leather and brass. Shield is in typical Ethiopian circular dome shape. Exterior is covered with incised and filigreed brass platelets: 2 concentric bands of brass, raised domes and rectangular plates in a row and a number of long oblong platelets which extend to the rim of the shield. All the brass platelets are attached with brass tacks.
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