This shield would not only protect the owner but could be used as a weapon

The centre piece, or 'Boss' as it known, could be used to hit enemies in the face

OUCH!

 

See detail below........

The picture in the centre is of a mythical beast called a 'Gryphon' or 'Griffin'

The Ancient Greeks believed that Gods and Monsters featured in all their daily lives
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Greek Shield

 

Greek Shield Detail

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