The Scottish Targe used by the highlanders as a defence against both arrows and hand weapons was light and manoeuvrable, often concealing a left-hand held dirk. Our Rob Roy Targe has patterns dating to the 45 Jacobite Rising. This piece is beautifully made, with brown leather over wood and is goatskin backing. The Rob Roy Targe has a brass central boss with brass plates and studs and is equipped on the back with a leather arm strap and hand grip. This Rob Roy Targe like the originals. is approximately 20" in diameter.
Authentic design and construction
Sturdily built for re-enactment
Matches any of our Basket-Hilt swords
Product height: 20"