An Embossed and Gilded Parade Shield, in Renaissance Style, 19th Century

4238 image
4238 image 1
4238 image 2
4238 image 3
4238 image 4
4238 image 5
4238 image 6
4238 image 7
4238 image 8
4238 image 9
4238 image 10
4238 image 11

Item ref: 4238

  • Italy
  • Steel, gold, silver, fabric and brass
  • 58 cm (diameter)

Provenance:

Private Collection, United Kingdom

This shield is decorated with a central scene of equestrian combat and has four oval panels depicting the allegorical figures of Victory, Fame, Fortune and Prudence. The spaces between are inhabited by warriors and satyrs from the Iliad and ancient mythology.

Enquire