The Shield is part of the Exclusive Collection 'Historic Shields' from Marto.
Ideal for collector's, this is an excellent wall display piece which can also be adapted for theatrical and TV use.
Exquisitely handcrafted in stainless steel with a polished finish.
At the shields centre is a golden relief of the coat of arms of Spain. The coat of arms of Castilla-León depicts the traditional arms of Castile (the yellow castle) quartered with the arms of León (the purple lion).
The lion design is attributed to Alfonso VII, who became king of Castile and León in 1126. The castle symbol is attributed to his grandson Alfonso VIII, In 1230, Ferdinand III united the two kingdoms and quartered the arms as a symbol of the union.
The triangular shield, known as a kite shield, is double reinforced steel with triple reinforced corners. Beautifully embellished detailing of riveted Golden fittings frame a natural steel finish and adds to the stunning contrast which make this shield so exquisite.
Comes with attached hanging chain on the back which allows for easy wall mounting
Size: 63 x 43 cm
Overall Height: 25"
Material: 17 gauge Toledo Steel
Weight: approx 7 lbs
Steel Chain & sword clamp on reverse side
Comes With Certificate of Quality & Origin.
Made in Toledo, Spain