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SD-10 Egg shaped Shield - "Ekro vom Stern" 14th cent. - wooden planks
Availability: for order - up to 8 weeks
Source: Egg shaped shield shown on Ecko vom Steren effigy dated after year 1343; similar shield shown in Velislav-Bibel 1345-1350.

Dated: 1330-1400


Height: 66 cm

Width: 54 cm (measured along the circumference)

Technology of production  is based on the existing original shields:

 Thickness of planks: 10-13 mm

Width of planks : 50-60 mm

Weight: ca. 1,5 kg

Material: poplar glued planks.

To finish the shield you need to cover it with parchment, linen, gesso then paint it and fix the leather handles and belts.

Recipe for gesso You can find in the "advices" section

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Medieval shields were made from glued wooden planks, usually butted against each other without any dowels or tongues. The planks were usually 40-80 mm wide and 10-13mm (somethimes up to 15mm) thick. Shields were made of linden, poplar or birch wood. What made them springy and resilient was a layer of parchment leather and linen applied with bone glue. The linen was covered with gesso - a mixture of bone glue and chalk powder - which served as a ground layer for the coat-of-arms and simultaneously added to protection. Coats of arms were painted with egg temperas, today usually replaced with acrylic paints. Straps and cushions were usually attached last, after the painting was done, so that if they could be replaced without damaging the painting and the linen and leather layers.

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Dated: 1300-1450
Size: A-1 cm, B-1 cm
Source: Archeological find from Solivar Castle
(Ruska Nova Ves, Slovakia).
Dated: 1300-1500
Finding place: Holland, England, France, Germany
Details: h: 41mm w.: 29mm
Dated: 1175-1225
Finding place: Dordrecht, Middelburg (Holland)
Place of provenance?: Nazareth (Holy Land)
Details: h.:61mm w.50mm
Dated: 1300-1500
Size : A-1,5cm; B-1,9cm; C-1,7cm
Source: Find from England, R. Whitehead "Buckles".
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