THE ANECDOTAL STORY IS THAT IT WAS SUDANESE FROM THE KHARTOUM REBELLION DURING WHICH THE WELL KNOWN GENERAL "GORDON - PASHA" WAS KILLED BY THE REBELS; SUPPOSEDLY THIS WAS HANGING IN ON A PUB WALL AT THE TIME THE G. GREAT STORY, BUT NO PROOF : MEASURES ABOUT 14 IN DIAMETER.
AS YOU SEE, ONE OF THE CLOTH HANDLES HAS COME OFF THE ATTACHING RING, BUT OTHERWISE THE SHIELD IS INTACT, NEAT AND ORIGINAL. The item "ANTIQUE INDO PERSIAN SUB-SAHARA AFRICAN SHIELD -KHARTOUM SUDAN TOURAEG" is in sale since Monday, October 30, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East".The seller is "afeldman" and is located in Tampa, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.