SOLD OUT Isneg Igorot Headhunter Antique Wooden Tribal Shield Luzon Philippines


Philippines Isneg Headhunter Wooden Shield

c.a early 20th century. Nice authentic patina from age and use. Nearly all the basketry weaving were gone but the shield is still in superb condition!

Dimensions: Approximate: Height - 30" ; Width Top - 15" Width Bottom - 12"

Weight: 2kg

 

Very RARE!

Similar pictures captured about 1900's by Dean Worcester and Albert Jenks

bontoc men with wooden shield

kalinga men with wooden shield

First set of pictures are similar shields by Bontoc People. Second set are samples of Kalinga make which is bigger and with longer projectile points.

Isneg shields are different though with with influence from Bontoc and Kalinga. Very few shields were collected and this is a very nice example of true Isneg shield!

 


Isneg Igorot Headhunter Antique Wooden Tribal Shield Luzon Philippines

  • Product Code: 102016weapons#14
  • Availability: SOLD OUT
  • $675.00

Tags: Tribal Weapons