CollectionABDUA University of Aberdeen, Human Culture Collection
Object NameShield
Object NumberABDUA:59392
Other NumberH281+1B
Other Number Typeold number
Brief DescriptionZulu warrior's shield in antelope hide, fawn colour all over with grey and dark-brown coloiured slits - two rows each of 28, on eith side of centre. Back rod missing
DimensionsL. 1075 mm. B. 575 mm.
Place KeyAfrica, Zululand
Inscription ContentOld label states 'Brought home by Captain W. Lachlan Forbes late Royal Fusiliers during Boer War 1899-1902'
Aquisition SourceForbes, W . Lachlan, Lt. Col., Strathdon, Aberdeenshire
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