CHOKWE SHIELDS ARCHIVES, Angola

Both of our Chokwe shields are SOLD and are left here for educational and research purposes.

 

 CHOKWE
Shield 1
40" high
$800

 

 CHOKWE
Shield 1
40" high
$800

  

 CHOKWE
Shield 1
40" high
$800

 

CHOKWE
Shield 2
39" high
$800

 

CHOKWE
Shield 2
39" high
$800

  

CHOKWE
Shield 2
39" high
$800

Photographs © Hamill Gallery

CHOKWE, SHIELDS, Angola

These shields are carved from wood, with a woven reed edging, and are very similar in form to Songye Shields and Luba Shields.

Despite their appearance, these shields show no evidence of age or use and were probably made to be sold.

GO TO CHOKWE ART PAGE

GO TO CHOKWE MATERNITY FIGURES PAGE

GO TO CHOKWE DRUMS PAGE

GO TO CHOKWE MASKS PAGE

GO TO AFRICAN SHIELDS PAGE

GO TO ARTIFACTS PAGE

HOMEPAGE

 Index by
TRIBE

 Index by
OBJECT

CONTACT US