Roman legionary shield rectangular introduced from the late first century AD and in use until about the third century.
Was made with several layers of wood glued together and covered in leather with reinforced edges bronze.
The same material was also the central umbo to protect the handle.
The outer layer of fabric was then painted with different colors and symbols depending on the unit it represented.
Dimensions: Height: 89 cm. Width: 48 cm. (Arc: 55 cm). Max depth: 11cm.