Physical Description

Elliptical shaped shield with a diamond shaped point at either end. Convex in cross-section. Posterior surface has been coated with red ochre; handle carved from solid and protrudes from surface. Anterior surface decorated with finely incised cross-hatch pattern; three diamonds painted in grey pigment and a central zig zag band painted in white ochre.

Local Name

Gee-am or Kerreem

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