DR21 Rare Woven Body Armour Cuirass


Item #:               DR21

Description:     Late 19th early 20th century Woven Cuirass or Body Armour from the Western Provinces and probably from the ‘Dani’ people. This type of armour would allow a warrior to hold & fire his bow at foes knowing his body was protected. Body armor such as this was later largely replaced by hand-held shields . Condition is very good. Rarely seen outside museums.

Size:                     58cm * 32cm (centre hole) Back is wider 49cm

Price:                   USD$675


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