Lot: 36897th Auction
Parade shield "tafa gašša"
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|French Collection||D: 15.6 inch||
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
leather, velvet, chiselled brass sheet,
Initially used purely as military equipment, these shields became more and more elaborately decorated in the course of time and were transformed into purely decorative objects of imperial dignitaries.