MAASAI SHIELDS, KENYA

These Maasai shields show no signs of age or use and were made to be sold.

There are three sizes ( priced from $75 - $175);  all are much smaller than the regular , large shields used by the Maasai.

 
MAASAI
Shield 28

25.5" high x 17" wide
$175



MAASAI
Shield 29

20.5" high x 15.5" wide
$125



MAASAI
Shield 30

21.75" high x 15" wide
$125

 
MAASAI
Shield 31

21.5" high x 15" wide
$125


 

Maasai
Shield 32

21.5" high x 15" wide
$125

 

Maasai
Shield 33

20.75" high x 14.75" wide
SOLD

 

Maasai
Shield 34

20.5" high x 14.5" wide
$125

 

Maasai
Shield 35

20.25" high x 13.75" wide
$125

 

Maasai
Shield 36

17" high x 11.5" wide
SOLD

 

Maasai
Shield 37

17.25" high x 12" wide
$75

 

Maasai
Shield 38

17" high x 11.25" wide
$75

 

Maasai
Shield 39

17.5" high x 11.5" wide
$75

 

Maasai
Shield 40

17.75" high x 11.5" wide
SOLD

 

Maasai
Shield 41

16.5" high x 11.25" wide
SOLD

 

Maasai
Shield 42

18.5" high x 11.5" wide
$75

Photographs © Hamill Gallery

MAASAI, SHIELDS, Kenya

These shields are made of cattle hide (the Maasai are herdsmen), stretched on a bent wood frame, then shaved and/or painted into unique patterns. They have all been wired to hang on a wall.

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