Pegasus Authentic Museum Replica Ancient Greek Hoplite Shield
Pegasus Authentic Museum Replica Ancient Greek Hoplite Shield
Pegasus Authentic Museum Replica Ancient Greek Hoplite Shield
Pegasus Authentic Museum Replica Ancient Greek Hoplite Shield

Pegasus Authentic Museum Replica Ancient Greek Hoplite Shield

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The Pegasus Ancient Greek hoplite shield is a hand crafted, hand carved shield modeled after the exact measured specifications from museum held shields from Ancient Greece (35” diameter). Pegasus (Greek: Πήγασος is a mythical winged divine horse, and one of the most recognized creatures in Greek mythology. Usually he is depicted as pure white. Myths about him vary as the Greek myths evolve and reflect progression through successive generations of deities. In Archaic Greek mythology, Pegasus is the offspring of the Gorgon Medusa.

Made of premium poplar wood and covered entirely in 100% Genuine veg tanned leather and hand painted by world renowned hyper realist artist Peter Perlegas. The Pegaus is modeled after exact paintings found on Ancient Greek vases also found in modern day museums at the MET in NYC and Athens Greece. The rim is also covered in leather and has a Greek key design in black. The back of the shield is covered in black felt and contains a polished brass arm guard and finished with brass rings and red ropes with tassels. A one of a kind original piece of art.